The Old Fox (1977)

NR CrimeDrama
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A police department, lead by an older, experienced detective solve crimes together.

  1. Helmut Ringelmann


Series Cast

  1. Michael Ande as Gerd Heymann

    Michael Ande

    Gerd Heymann

    398 Episodes

  2. Markus Böttcher as Werner Riedmann

    Markus Böttcher

    Werner Riedmann

    295 Episodes

  3. Rolf Schimpf as Leo Kress

    Rolf Schimpf

    Leo Kress

    211 Episodes

  4. Pierre Sanoussi-Bliss as Kriminaloberkommissar Axel Richter

    Pierre Sanoussi-Bliss

    Kriminaloberkommissar Axel Richter

    161 Episodes

  5. Charles M. Huber as Henry Johnson

    Charles M. Huber

    Henry Johnson

    134 Episodes

  6. Siegfried Lowitz as Erwin Köster

    Siegfried Lowitz

    Erwin Köster

    111 Episodes

  7. Jan Hendriks as Martin Brenner

    Jan Hendriks

    Martin Brenner

    111 Episodes

  8. Wolfgang Zerlett

    Meyer Zwo

    101 Episodes

  9. Henning Schlüter as Franz Millinger

    Henning Schlüter

    Franz Millinger

    87 Episodes

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Current Season

Season 53

2024 • 8 Episodes

Season 53 of The Old Fox premiered on April 5, 2024.

Episode 8

(53x8, May 24, 2024)

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The Old Fox


Original Name Der Alte

Status Returning Series


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Type Scripted

Original Language German


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