Pastewka (TV series)
Jan Markus Linhof
|Country of origin||Germany|
|No. of seasons||7|
|No. of episodes||67|
|Running time||25 minutes|
|Original release||9 September 2005 – present|
Pastewka is a German television sitcom that began airing on German TV channel Sat.1 in 2005. The series, currently in its seventh season, is set in Cologne, with German actor Bastian Pastewka starring as a fictionalized version of himself. It has been compared to Seinfeld and Larry David's Curb Your Enthusiasm.
- Bastian Pastewka as Bastian Pastewka, a more or less famous German comedian
- Sonsee Neu as Annemarie "Anne" Leyfert, Bastian′s girlfriend. She works as a nurse. Later in the series she becomes Bastian′s fiancé.
- Matthias Matschke as Hagen Pastewka, Bastian′s half-brother.
- Cristina do Rego as Kimberly Jolante "Kim" Pastewka, Hagen′s daughter and Bastian′s niece. She is initially 13 years old and hates Bastian.
- Sabine Vitua as Regine Holl, Bastian′s manager. She is often seen under the influence of alcohol.
- Bettina Lamprecht as Svenja Bruck, who lives in the same building as Bastian and does not like him. From the third season on, she is Hagen′s girlfriend.
- Dietrich Hollinderbäumer as Volker Pastewka, Bastian′s father