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Sven Martinek ...  Der Clown / ... 45 episodes, 1998-2001
Diana Frank Diana Frank ...  Claudia Diehl 45 episodes, 1998-2001
Thomas Anzenhofer Thomas Anzenhofer ...  Tobias 'Dobbs' Steiger 45 episodes, 1998-2001
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Max Zander, top agent for the international police agency WIPA, does battle with the forces of crime and stands up for the rights of the little people. To strike fear into the hearts of his enemies, he fights crime with his face hidden by a plastic mask, leaving crime bosses to speculate on just who "The Clown" really is. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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21 April 1998 (Germany) See more »

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Klaun See more »

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| (44 episodes)

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Dolby

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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During the boat chase in "Waffenbrüder" weather conditions are changing between sunny and cloudy within few seconds. See more »

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Its a great action series , if u don't mind watching with subtitles !
24 June 2011 | by oliver-pagiSee all my reviews

I actually found this TV series quite awesome when it used to run . It's actually a really awesome action TV series that would be up there with The UNIT or 24 if it wasn't in German .

Anyway basically the main character is an ex-special forces type who faked hes own death and now he is a vigilante going after the larger organized crime groups , this isn't like the A-team where the enemy never gets hit with bullets. In The Clown HE actually does shoot the enemies and often stabs , so plenty of action and explosions in the series .

BTW , hes best friend crashes a helicopter in almost every episode ( wonder how much that costs ) :D

It is definitely worth a shot if u don't mind the German language or subtitles .


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