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„Rausch und Freiheit“ - unterhaltsame Lesung

Sönke and Wotan Wilke Möhring "Intoxication and Freedom" Two acting stars in a double biography about breaking out, arriving and being brothers.The brothers Sönke and Wotan Wilke Möhring are among Germany's most successful actors. Despite all the differences between them, their relationship has been characterized by trust and openness from an early age. In a rousing double biography, they now recount their lives together, including all the highlights, defeats, breaks and reconciliations.

Sönke und Wotan Wilke Möhring
Sönke und Wotan Wilke Möhring Thorsten Wulff

How they co-invented German punk in the Ratinger Hof, how they experienced the birth of house music in New York, and finally how they immersed themselves in the wild techno Berlin of the 1990s. Their book is not only an exciting trip through pop culture, but above all the story of two brothers in search of freedom and a meaningful life. For the first time, Sönke and Wotan Wilke Möhring look back on their careers in front of the camera and their lives away from the spotlight in their autobiography after decades of acting.

They describe their acting beginnings, trace their first film successes, describe what they learned from defeats and how they found their place in life. Always at the center of their shared narrative is their intimate relationship as two brothers who grow up together, become adults and successful, and can rely on each other in all situations. Wotan Wilke Möhring (born 1967) and his brother Sönke (born 1972) are actors, musicians and dubbing actors.

Wotan Wilke plays Tatort commissioner Thorsten Falke and can be seen regularly in the biggest German productions, such as Das Experiment, Das perfekte Geheimnis, 25 km/h and Männerherzen. Sönke made his acting debut in 2003 and subsequently starred in Der Junge muss an die frische Luft and Zweiohrküken, among others. He was in front of the camera for Inglourious Basterds, directed by Quentin Tarantino.

Wotan Wilke Möhring , born 1967, is an actor and musician. He was a regular soldier in the Bundeswehr paratroopers, but also a club owner, bouncer and model. One of his first major roles was in the successful psychological thriller Das Experiment . Since then, Möhring has appeared in crime series as well as in movies and television films (including "Das perfekte Geheimnis," "25 km/h," "Männerherzen," Tatort-Kommissar Thorsten Falke). He has received various awards for his work, including the German Television Award, the Bambi and the Grimme Award. Sönke Möhring , born in 1972, is an actor and radio play narrator. He made his acting debut in 2003 in the feature film "Anatomy 2," and has since appeared in various German television and feature films, including "Der Junge muss an die frische Luft," "Zweiohrküken," and "Koslowski & Haferkamp." Möhring made his international film debut with Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds" in 2009.
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