André Kaczmarczyk: In future he will investigate the Brandenburg "police call"

The successor for Maria Simon has been found. From 2021 actor André Kaczmarczyk will investigate in Brandenburg "Police Call 110".

The successor to actress Maria Simon (44) has been clarified. Actor André Kaczmarczyk (born 1986) investigated as the new chief detective commissioner for Adam Raczek (Lucas Gregorowicz, 43) in the "Police Call 110" of the Berlin-Brandenburg radio (rbb) from 2021. The station announced on Tuesday.

"I am very much looking forward to working with Lucas Gregorowicz and the entire 'police call' team at rbb. It was an absolute surprise in the best sense that I was selected for the role and now I am curious and excited about this new challenge. I am very grateful for the trust and interest in myself, "said new Commissioner Kaczmarczyk.

He was previously known primarily as a theater actor. This is also referred to by rbb program director Jan Schulte-Kellinghaus: "André Kaczmarczyk is already impressing the theater audience with his acting performance in a variety of roles. We are very pleased that he is now also the new commissioner for our TV viewers in 'police call 110 'of the rbb will be seen. "

Who is André Kaczmarczyk?

André Kaczmarczyk was born in 1986 in Suhl, Thuringia. He studied at the Ernst Busch University of Dramatic Art in Berlin and played in Rostock, Berlin, Dresden and has been a member of the Düsseldorf Schauspielhaus ensemble since 2016. He can currently be seen there in Erich Kästner's "Fabian", in "Lazarus" by David Bowie and Enda Walsh and in "The Jungle Book". André Kaczmarczyk received the audience award "Gustaf" (theater award) twice in a row for his acting. In 2018 he was awarded the City of Düsseldorf's Promotional Prize for Performing Arts.

Kaczmarczyk has already gained film and television experience. He was part of the cast in the Kinobiopic "Lindenberg! Do your thing!" (2019), in the TV fairy tale film "Allerleirauh" (2019), in the crime film "Die Chefin – Glück" (2018) and in the mini series "37 Days" (2014).

When does Maria Simon leave?

André Kaczmarczyk succeeds Maria Simon, who has played the role of Chief Criminal Investigator Olga Lenski in Brandenburg's "police call" since 2011. At first she was the colleague of chief police officer Horst Krause (Horst Krause, 78). From 2015, actor Lucas Gregorowicz identified by her side. Simon leaves the Sunday thriller at her own request after her 18th case.

Lenski and Raczek are investigating one case again at the end of 2020. In the spring of 2021, Raczek will then appear as a solo investigator, according to the announcement. The first "Police Call 110" in the German-Polish border area with the duo Gregorowicz-Kaczmarczyk is to be broadcast in autumn 2021.