Preisverleihung: Deutscher Fernsehpreis für Klima-Doku und Ukraine-Berichterstattung

Actor Philip Froissant was awarded Best Actor at the German Television Awards. In his acceptance speech, he expressed his support for activists from the group Last Generation for spray painting all pillars of the Brandenburg Gate with orange paint on September 17th. Looking back, the focus should not be on the act itself, but on the failure in climate protection. Froissant received the award for his portrayal of Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph I in the Netflix series „The Empress.“

Auch Joko Winterscheidt hielt ein Plädoyer für mehr Klimaschutz – er gewann mit The World’s Most Dangerous Show (Amazon Prime Video) in der Kategorie „Beste Doku-Serie“.

Informationsbereich aus.ZDF aus. Ein weiterer Preis ging an die Tagesthemen-Ausgabe aus Kiew sechs Monate nach Kriegsbeginn. Als bestes Infotainment-Format wurde Sterben für Anfänger von RTL prämiert: In der Doku-Reihe beschäftigen sich Steffen Hallaschka und Olivia Jones mit dem Tod.

„I cannot reword“

Jella Haase was awarded as the best actress.

Jella Haase was crowned the best actress for the action-thriller series Kleo (Netflix), which also won the award for „Best Drama Series“. Barbara Schöneberger received an award for her moderation of the German preliminary round of the Eurovision Song Contest.

The German TV show „Ich bin ein Star – Holt mich hier raus“ won the German Television Award. The reality show, also known as the Dschungelcamp, was awarded in the category of „Best Entertainment Reality.“ This format, which has been around for almost 20 years and involves celebrities living in the jungle for two weeks, has been nominated for the award multiple times in recent years. The controversial ZDF adaptation of Frank Schätzing’s best-selling novel „Der Schwarm“ was recognized as the best miniseries.

Bill and Tom Kaulitz did not expect to be honored. The twin brothers won in the category „Best Entertainment Show“ with their RTL format That’s my Jam, beating Die Giovanni Zarrella Show (ZDF) and Winterscheidts Wer stiehlt mir die Show? (ProSieben).