Similar to the Emmy Awards in the United States, the German Television
Awards, also held annually, recognises excellence and achievement
According to an official release, the highlights of this year's
awards ceremony were Alles Atze, starring Atze Schröder
as a local store owner in Essen-Kray, who thinks that he is the
king of the neighbourhood, won for Best Sitcom Award.
Nikola stars Walter Sittler and Mariele Millowitsch each
took home an award in recognition of their acting talents, Best
Actor and Best Actress in a Sitcom, respectively. Nikola centers
around the life of Nikola Vollendorf, played by Millowitsch. She
has to face the madness of life as a single mother of two adolescent
children and as a nurse at the hospital where she works for Dr Schmidt
SPTI's comedies also earned multiple nominations from the upcoming
Germany Comedy Awards. These include Best Comedy Show for Olm!,
Best Sketch Comedy nomination for Ohne Worte, whose star,
Bastian Pastewka, was also nominated as Best Comedian for his performance
in this series.
Alles Atze and Nikola will go head-to-head in the Best
Sitcom category, with Alles Atze's Atze Schröder going
up against Die Camper's Willi Thomczyk in the Best Actor
in a Sitcom category. Gaby Koester, star of Ritas Welt, is
nominated as Best Actress in a Sitcom. These awards will be announced
9 October, the release said.