German television host, entrepreneur, and restaurateur who is best recognized for hosting the show Ich bin ein Star - Holt mich hier raus!. He is known for his association with the RTL II network and for having started a popular food truck within the United States.
He initially started his career by studying business in Cologne. He then founded an advertising agency in 2003 before moving to the US in 2011 to start selling sausages. He started appearing on television in 2012, beginning with minor roles in soap operas.
He is also a reality television star known for appearing on the competition series' The Summer House of the Stars and I'm a Star- Get Me Out of Here.
He was born and raised in Neuss, Germany and married his wife Magdalena Kalley in Rhineland.