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John Friedmann

John Friedmann was born on August 16, 1971 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. He is an actor and writer, known for Erkan & Stefan (2000), Erkan & Stefan gegen die Mächte der Finsternis (2002) and SOS: The Bunnyguards on Board (2005). See full bio »
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 2015 The Old Fox (TV Series)
Bastian Lehnhoff
- Tödlicher Verrat (2015) ... Bastian Lehnhoff
 2007-2014 SOKO 5113 (TV Series)
Marcel Heck / Marc Hauser
- Flammende Herzen (2014) ... Marcel Heck
- Schattenseiten (2007) ... Marc Hauser
 2014 Heldt (TV Series)
- Die zersägte Jungfrau (2014) ... Gilberto
 2014 Heiter bis tödlich - Hubert und Staller (TV Series)
Jean Berger
- Mord nach Art des Hauses (2014) ... Jean Berger
 2013 Notruf Hafenkante (TV Series)
Martin Seifert
- Der Schein trügt (2013) ... Martin Seifert
 2005-2013 Die Rosenheim-Cops (TV Series)
Maximilian Sommer / Peter Jordan / Olaf Monkeisen / ...
- Die Tote in der Kiste (2013) ... Maximilian Sommer
- Um ein Haar (2010) ... Peter Jordan
- Jung, schön, fit und tot (2008) ... Olaf Monkeisen
- Schwarze Ikonen (2005) ... Ivo (as Erkan Maria Moosleitner)
 2013 Girl on a Bicycle
Tony (DOP)
 2013 München 7 (TV Series)
- Deeskalation (2013) ... Wirt
 2011 Inga Lindström (TV Series)
Simon Mattern
- Frederiks Schuld (2011) ... Simon Mattern
 2011 Wunderkinder
SS-Sturmbannführer Becker
 2011 Goran - Man hat immer eine Wahl (Short)
Frank Fischer
 2010 The Quartering Act (Short)
 2010 A Case for Two (TV Series)
Andy Lambert
- Täter und Opfer (2010) ... Andy Lambert
 2010 Kreuzfahrt ins Glück (TV Series)
Florian Reuter
- Hochzeitsreise nach Bermuda (2010) ... Florian Reuter
 2009 Shoot the Duke
 2009 So ein Schlamassel (TV Movie)
 2009 Factor 8 (TV Movie)
 2009 Doctor's Diary (TV Series)
Herr Lemke
- Na toll - Ohne Marc ist alles doof! (2009) ... Herr Lemke
 2009 Lucky Fritz
J.D Miller
 2007 I'm the Boss Now! (TV Movie)
Mehmet Yilmaz
 2006 Schillerstraße (TV Series)
- Profikellner gesucht! (2006) ... Erkan
 2006 Die ProSieben Märchenstunde (TV Series)
- Rumpelstilzchen - Auf Wache im Märchenwald (2006) ... Tiger (as Erkan)
 2005 SOS: The Bunnyguards on Board
Erkan (as Erkan Maria Moosleitner)
 2004 Poldi & Drecksau (TV Series)
 2003 Mortadelo & Filemon: The Big Adventure
Jeff Smart (voice, uncredited)
 2002 Headnut TV (TV Series)
 2002 Erkan & Stefan gegen die Mächte der Finsternis
Erkan (as Erkan Maria Moosleitner)
 2000 Erkan & Stefan
Erkan (as Erkan Maria Moosleitner)
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Show Show Self (20 credits)

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Erkan &Stefan | Erkan & Stefan Comedy Duo | Erkan | Erkan Maria Moosleitner | Erkan Maria Mossleitner | Erkan & Stefan | Erkan und Stefan


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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In 1996, he and Florian Simbeck created the comedy duo "Erkan und Stefan", two yobs living in a Munich suburb and speaking their neighborhood's typical Bavarian-Turkish slang, for a show on Radio NRJ Munich. As the audience loved the characters, they successfully performed their program on stage. After graduating from university, the comedians became popular nationwide due to their first movie ... See more »

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