Is it really Thomas Gottschalk? Quite a few fans wondered when they saw a new photo of the cult presenter on Instagram.
Stuttgart – colorful clothes and his blonde curly mane: In addition to his cheeky mouth, these are probably the absolute trademarks of TV veterans Thomas Gottschalk (70). But a recent photo on Instagram is missing one of these unmistakable features of the former moderator “Wetter that …?”. Tommy without curls!
Thomas Gottschalk without locks: TV presenter hardly recognizable
The photo was posted on his Instagram account by former DSDS candidate Alexander Klaws. Disguised as Winnetou, he stands next to Thomas Gottschalk, who is supposed to represent Old Shatterhand.
Instead of his blue Walle mane, Gottschalk is with him short, pulled hair see. The TV presenter, who is now 70 years old, has a new look thanks to the changed look years younger.
The new hairstyle makes TV presenter Gottschalk years younger
By the way, Alexander Klaw’s followers agree. “Thomas looks much younger with a haircut” or “Hammer! Thomas looks 20 years younger! “It can be read in the comments. “I didn’t even know how smart Thomas Gottschalk was. I hope the hairstyle stays. Super! ”- the moderator received numerous praises for his new look.
Thomas Gottschalk without curls: Followers find it difficult to recognize him
Many simply barely recognize the cult moderator. “I really had to look twice at who Old Shatterhand was,” one user admits. “Thomas is unrecognizable“Hair rejuvenation” is what this user also finds.
In his commentary on the recording, Klaws gives an idea of what the reason for the disguise is: “Yesterday for his new show, when my white brother drove through Westerwald and then chatted about God and the world a great honor for me and a childhood dream at the same time.” , reveals the singer.
Thomas Gottschalk has completely changed – that’s behind the new look
The background is Gottschalk’s TV show “2020 – Gottschalk will catch up”, which will be seen on the first of December. Even at age 70, Thomas Gottschalk, who is actually retired, is still busy in front of the camera. His new program revolves around a number of programs that have been canceled due to the corona pandemic Events this year. Not only did family celebrations have to be canceled – sporting and cultural events could not be held due to restrictions. “In his show, Thomas Gottschalk catches up with part of what couldn’t have taken place this year. It welcomes prominent and unpopular people who have interesting and emotional stories to tell about their personal failures and cancellations in 2020, ”SWR wrote in a press release. And so Gottschalk, along with Alexander Klaws, also recreates scenes from the unusual Karl May Festival in Bad Segeberg, in which Klaws would play.
The show can be watched on Monday, December 21 at 8.15pm on Das Erste. (Va)