Is that really Thomas Gottschalk? Quite a few fans wondered this when they saw a new photo of the cult presenter on Instagram.
Stuttgart – Colorful clothes and his blonde curly mane: In addition to her cheeky mouth, these are arguably the absolute trademarks of TV veterans Thomas Gottschalk (70). But a recent photo on Instagram is missing one of these unmistakable characteristics of the former “Wetter that …?” Moderator. Tommy without curls!
Thomas Gottschalk without locks: hardly recognizable TV presenter
The photo was posted by former DSDS candidate Alexander Klaws on his Instagram account. He is found disguised as Winnetou next to Thomas Gottschalk, who is supposed to represent Old Shatterhand.
Instead of his blonde Walle mane, Gottschalk is with him short hair pulled back see. The TV presenter, who is already 70, has a new look thanks to the changed look years younger.
The new hairstyle makes the Gottschalk TV presenter years younger
By the way, Alexander Klaw’s followers agree. “Thomas looks so much younger with the hairstyle” or “Hammer! Thomas looks 20 years younger!” Can be read in the comments. “I didn’t even know how smart Thomas Gottschalk was. Hopefully the hairstyle stays. Great!” – the moderator received numerous compliments on his new look.
Thomas Gottschalk without curls: Followers barely recognize him
Many simply barely recognize the cult moderator. “I really had to look twice to see who Old Shatterhand was,” admits one user. “Thomas is unrecognizable“Rejuvenation haircut” is what this user finds too.
In his commentary on the snapshot, Klaws gives an idea of what the reason for the disguise was: “Yesterday for his new show, when my white brother was riding through the Westerwald and then chatting 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 the Gottschalk TV show “2020 – Gottschalk will reach”, which will be seen on December 1st. Even at the age of 70, Thomas Gottschalk, who is actually retired, is still busy in front of the camera. Its new program revolves around the numerous canceled due to the corona pandemic Events this year. Not only did family celebrations have to be canceled, but sporting and cultural events could not take place due to restrictions. “In his show, Thomas Gottschalk recovers some of what couldn’t happen this year. It welcomes important and less important people who have interesting and exciting stories to tell about their personal failures and cancellations in 2020, “writes the SWR in a press release. And so Gottschalk, together with Alexander Klaws, also recreates scenes from the unusual Festival of Karl May in Bad Segeberg, where the Klaws would play.
The show can be seen on Monday 21 December at 8.15 pm on Das Erste. (It goes)