Preview: Psychodrama “A good mother” in the first

Psychodrama “A good mother” in the first

“A good mother”: Mona (Petra Schmidt-Schaller, left) says goodbye to Greta (Mina Tander).

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In “A good mother” (Das Erste) the little daughter of a mentally ill woman disappears without a trace. For the “Bachelorette” (RTL) there is a group date with cliff jumping. “Wilsberg” investigates the world of online sex portals on ZDFneo.

8:15 pm, The First, A Good Mother, Psychodrama

The single parent Mona Doermer (Petra Schmidt-Schaller) travels to the Baltic Sea with her children Danny (Juri Winkler) and Marlen (Lisa Marie Trense). The mentally unstable mother and the children, which are alarmingly mature for their age, form a strange team that many people in the coastal town notice – including the young Commissioner Greta (Mina Tander). When Marlen mysteriously disappears, the excitement is great. Greta tries everything to find the missing girl and to discover the dark secret of the enigmatic stranger.

8:15 p.m., Tele 5, The verdict – everyone can be bought, justice thriller

Celeste Wood’s (Joanna Going) husband is shot dead in his office while a former colleague is running amok. Two years later, the widow files a civil lawsuit against the arms company, which she holds responsible for the murder. In the following process, the idealistic lawyer Wendall Rohr and the irresistible jury advisor Rankin Fitch (Gene Hackman) face each other. The jury member Nick Easter (John Cusack), who seems to be pursuing his own plans, turns out to be the one who tipped the scales.

8:15 p.m., RTL, The Bachelorette, Kuppelsoap

Little did she suspect that the bachelorette would have to take several setbacks this week when she spends an action-packed group date with 3 men: They jump off meter-high cliffs together before Maxime enjoys the evening with one of the men. When three mini single dates are later on the program, Maxime experiences a bitter disappointment with two. The next night of the roses should be all the more exciting.

8:15 p.m., Kabel eins, The Condemned, prison drama

Despite being innocent, bank clerk Andy Dufresne (Tim Robbins) is sentenced to two life sentences in 1947 for the murder of his wife and her lover. In “Shawshank”, the state prison of Maine, the quiet and withdrawn man can expect a hard time. Insidious prison director Norton (Bob Gunton) and sadistic warden Captain Hadley (Clancy Brown) make fun of torturing uncomfortable inmates with harsh punishments.

8:15 p.m., ZDFneo, Wilsberg: Naked on the net, crime thriller

Alex (Ina Paule Klink) finds an amateur porn video of himself on the internet. She immediately asks her godfather Wilsberg (Leonard Lansink) for help before her boss finds out and her career ends. During his research, Wilsberg comes across the machinations of an online sex portal. One of the operators seduces young women and secretly films the love game. Then he puts the videos on the Internet. When one of the two entrepreneurs is found dead, Alex himself is the target of the investigation – she would have a motive to get rid of her tormentor.