From junk to gem: New docutainment Dawdle with Oliver Petszokat (Oli P.) and Victoria Beyer

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is in – that is, at the latest since the huge success of shows like “Bares für Rares” (ZDF since 2013) or “The junk squad” (RTL II, since 2009). This is art, the way or I can make something out of it? This question is dedicated to, in the future, Oliver Petszokat (40), the art historian Victoria Beyer and a 50-member team of experts. At the castle of Aden in a village in North Rhine-give-Westphalia they perceived clutter, junk, and other things the owner will bring you to new life.

While the specialists do the repair, restoration and remodel, is looking for Petszokat potential buyers in Cafés, Clubs or shops. What comes out of it all, know the owners and spectators at the end of the new docu-tainment show “Hello darling” (30 episodes), which is the First from the age of 18. March 2019 broadcasts every Monday to Friday at 16:10. The first episode bears the title “A wooden bed is on the bench”.

Oli P. – girl swarm and “retro-man”

Oliver Petszokat celebrates with the new TV show is also a kind of Comeback. At the end of the 1990s, he was as Oli P. in the TV series “Gute Zeiten, schlechte Zeiten” (RTL). His reputation as a heartthrob, he manifested then, in the fall of 1998 as a singer. The, together with Tina Frank (49), hash Browns cover version of Herbert Grönemeyer’s hit “airplanes in the belly” (1985) landed at the time, even at number one in the Charts in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In 1999, there was the Echo for the most successful national Rock/Pop Single. As an actor, Oli P.-was 2016 for the series “Red roses” (The First one) in front of the camera.

And where does his interest in junk? “I’m a retro-loving person. Personally speaking: Me in the 70s and 80s, particularly on the heart. And I think that most of the people so that they remember you at the time of their Childhood and youth,” said Petszokat. Especially old cars have it done to him, “K. I. T. T.” from the US series “Knight Rider” (1982-1986), he has recreated.