German comedian and media personality, widely known as Elton, who first gained attention as the host of his own show called Elton.tv. He went on to present multiple reality series including Die Alm and Die Burg.
He trained in school to be a television and radio technician.
He won a 2012 Deutscher Comedypreis Award for Best Comedy Event for Elton vs. Simon.
He married his wife Yvonne in 2003. They have 2 children including a son named Niklas.
He was given the nickname Elton because his physical appearance resembled singer Elton John.