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Michael Herbig Poster

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Overview (3)

Born in Munich, Germany
Nickname Bully
Height 5' 9¼" (1.76 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Michael 'Bully' Herbig studied photography and is well known in the German comedy scene as a writer, director and producer. In addition to his morning radio show 'Langemann und die Morgencrew' from 1992 to 1995, he also made 800 episodes of the comedy radio show 'Die Bayern Cops'. He has appeared in various advertisements and TV specials, and is author, actor, director and producer of the Bullyparade (1997), which aired five seasons. His feature film directorial debut was the comedy Erkan & Stefan (2000), which was released in Germany in April 2000. Also in 2000, he founded the film production company herbX film, whose first project was Manitou's Shoe (2001). In July 2004 his next movie, the anxiously awaited (T)Raumschiff Surprise - Periode 1 (2004) is set to be released.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous

Spouse (1)

Daniela Herbig (August 2003 - present) ( 2 children)

Trade Mark (2)

Over-the-top comedic style
Many characters in his movies he directs and stars in have a strong Bavarian accent

Trivia (6)

Got his nickname "Bully" during the time he played soccer in Munich because there were too many Michaels in the team and he always wore a shirt written "Die Bullen" on it.
His film Manitou's Shoe (2001), the second feature film he directed, became the most successful movie in Germany and Austria ever.
German voice of "Kusco" on The Emperor's New Groove (2000), "Buu" on Boo, Zino & the Snurks (2004) and "Fender" on Robots (2005).
Often works together with his good friends Christian Tramitz and Rick Kavanian since their common days on "Radio Energy" in Munich.
He's the German voice of Woody in 'Toy Story 3'.
In 2015, he replaced Thomas Gottschalk as the celebrity testimonial for the Haribo commercials.

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