Otfried Fischer, representative of the intelligent, if slightly “mommy” detective nickmed Benn Berghammer, is struggling with Parkinson’s disease Big Ben, since 20018. Gradually, the disease confined him to a wheelchair, although at first he tried to walk with a cane and for a long time did not recognize the symptoms. But, unfortutely, even Fischer’s optimistic approach was not enough to maintain his health…

In the middle of the year, the actor tore his hamstring after allegedly falling down a flight of stairs. Because of this, he did not leave his house near Munich for many months. And mind you, this is not all the health problems they have to deal with! After the accident, the actors had to amputate the little toe on their leg. “I can do without three centimeters. Otherwise, I would have to wear a bandage for weeks.” the actor joked sharply for the German daily newspaper Bild.

Currently a serial priest from Father Brown spends five days a week in a rehabilitation center: “Mostly they take care of the Olympic champions. It suits me. That’s why I do more sports than before.” the famous patient praised the above-standard care. His second wife, Simone, the mager of the hotel, whom they said yes to in June 2020, is a big support these days. But before that, they were a couple for a long 13 years.