“Good against the north wind” on ZDF
In “Gut gegen Nordwind” an e-mail acquaintance turns into love. In “Viva la Diva” (RTL), a prominent jury has to guess which celebrity man is behind which drag queen. In “Dead Man Working” (ONE), the death of an investment banker is a mystery.
8:15 p.m., ZDF, good against the north wind, romance
The communications researcher Leo Leike (Alexander Fehling) receives emails from a woman named Emma Rothner (Nora Tschirner) who wants to cancel a newspaper subscription. Leo replies to the email that was not intended for him but for the publisher. A lively contact develops between him and Emma, whom he calls Emmi, to which both initially only give one rule: No one is allowed to investigate the other, neither analog nor digital. Both stick with it for a very long time.
8:15 p.m., RTL, Viva la Diva – who is the queen?, rate show
Colourful, entertaining, funny, relevant – and always a high heel ahead: the message of the celebrity rate show all about make-up, wigs and dazzling outfits is “You can be whoever you want – just not boring”! Seven celebrity men transform into stunning queens. Who they are will remain a big secret until they are revealed. Jorge González, Jana Ina Zarella, Olivia Jones and Tahnee puzzle in two teams who could be hiding behind the Queens.
8:15 p.m., ONE, Dead Man Working, Thriller
The investment banker Jochen Walther (Wolfram Koch) is at the peak of his career at the “Bank der Deutschen”. Together with his assistant Tom Slezak (Benjamin Lillie), he has just arranged the deal of his life when he surprisingly jumps off the roof of the bank’s headquarters in Frankfurt at the victory celebration. Was it suicide or even murder? While the board of directors denies any blame, his widow (Jördis Triebel) raises serious allegations in a television interview the following day: The bank is said to have driven her husband to his death. A bitter fight breaks out between the bank and the widow.
8:15 p.m., RTLzwei, American Pie – Now we’re getting married, comedy
Jim (Jason Biggs) and his girlfriend Michelle (Alyson Hannigan) want to say yes. Of course, old friends like Stifler (Seann William Scott), Finch (Eddie Kaye Thomas) and Kevin (Thomas Ian Nicholas) are also invited to the party. But the preparations are far from orderly: Jim nervously wonders what married life will be like, Stifler plots to seduce the bridesmaids and Finch has fallen madly in love with Michelle’s sister Cadence (January Jones).
8:15 p.m., BR, Bezzel & Schwarz – The border crossers, travel documentary
Simon and Sebastian visit 18-year-old Yasmine Rietsch from Haselbach, the youngest pilot in Bavaria. At the age of 17 she was already allowed to fly small machines and helicopters. Her big dream is to become a rescue helicopter pilot. While Simon Schwarz takes off with Yasmine on a tour in a single-engine machine, Sebastian Bezzel takes care of the refueling and washing of the plane.