Balko was a comedy crime series that aired on the private channel RTL.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Ludger Pistor ...  Kriminalhauptkommissar Klaus Krapp 124 episodes, 1995-2006
Armin Krug Armin Krug ...  Polizeiobermeister Marek / ... 91 episodes, 1995-2006
Mathias Kniesbeck Mathias Kniesbeck ...  Kriminalhauptkommissar Hans Wittek / ... 88 episodes, 1995-2006
Bruno Eyron ...  Kriminalhauptkommissar Stefan Balko 76 episodes, 1998-2006
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Balko was a comedy crime series that aired on the private channel RTL.

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krimi | german | germany | deutschland | See All (4) »

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Comedy | Crime

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

19 March 1995 (Germany) See more »

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RTL See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Krapp's mother is mentioned in almost every episode but she is never seen. See more »

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Referenced in Balko (2005) See more »

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Down On My Luck
Performed by Los Lobotomys
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Well, again a pre-evening series
21 March 2019 | by Petra_HuberSee all my reviews

Well, again a pre-evening series. Pretty light conversation. Good.


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