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Stromberg 

TV-14 | | Comedy | TV Series (2004–2012)
A comedy centered around the incompetent boss of a German insurance office.

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Ralf Husmann
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Christoph Maria Herbst ...  Bernd Stromberg 46 episodes, 2004-2012
Oliver Wnuk ...  Ulf Steinke 46 episodes, 2004-2012
Bjarne Mädel ...  Berthold Heisterkamp 46 episodes, 2004-2012
Diana Staehly ...  Tanja Seifert / ... 46 episodes, 2004-2012
Joe Henselewski Joe Henselewski ...  Mitarbeiter Müller / ... 34 episodes, 2004-2012
Andreas Hermann Andreas Hermann ...  Mitarbeiter Hermann 31 episodes, 2005-2012
Prashant Prabhakar ...  Mitarbeiter Prashant 30 episodes, 2005-2012
Lars Gärtner ...  Herr Becker / ... 29 episodes, 2005-2012
Milena Dreißig ...  Jennifer Schirrmann 26 episodes, 2007-2012
Martina Eitner-Acheampong ...  Erika Burstedt 25 episodes, 2004-2007
Laurens Walter ...  Lars Lehnhoff 24 episodes, 2005-2012
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A comedy centered around the incompetent boss of a German insurance office.

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Comedy

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TV-14
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Official Sites:

Official site [Germany]

Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

11 October 2004 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Офис See more »

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Brainpool, Pro 7 See more »
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German version of british comedy series "The Office". See more »

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Remake of The Office (2001) See more »

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Not as good as the original, but far better than the US version
9 April 2007 | by ooh_paellaSee all my reviews

I stumbled onto Stromberg purely by accident because I was curious whether they had dubbed "The Office" into German. I'm very surprised that this show wasn't officially connected to Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant as it is so blatantly copied from the original (even including that recognisable pan across the front of the building in the opening titles)... However I have to say, having watched it, it works soooooooo much better in German than it does in the US version, which I find really over the top. I think the dry German humour is perfect for it. I do see how the 'documentary' feel is lost a bit like someone else here said, but I think the US version loses it completely. To me, it just looks like a US sitcom without a laugh track. But maybe I'm just saying that cause the UK version is too brilliant. I rate Stromberg highly, no where near as high as the original, but far above the US version. (Steve Carell is funny though)


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