Das Erste TV Shows (


A collection of all TV shows that air on Das Erste.

In aller Freundschaft

A German soap that follows the staff of the fictional Sachsenklinik hospital in the city of Leipzig.

Airdates: 1998 - current

Lindenstraße skull-crossbones

Just the everyday life of a number of neighbors on Lime Street.

Airdates: 1985 - 2020


A German soap based on the everyday life of the residents of the Marienhof, a fictional suburb in Cologne.

Airdates: 1992 - 2011

Mord mit Aussicht

The satire follows the adventures of Sophie Haas, a detective from the city of Köln who had to take a job in the fictional country village of Hengasch (in German this sounds like ″hanging butt″) in district Liebernich (″rather not″), in the Eifel. Much of the humour of the series derives from clichés of both…

Airdates: 2008 - 2014


Faced with staff shortages, the chief of a Cologne police department convinces two retired homicide detectives to come back into the force. With their immediate superior being a young woman, a generational cultural clash is inevitable.

Airdates: 2015 - current

Rote Rosen skull-crossbones

The show tells one love story every season about women in their forties.

Airdates: 2006 - current

Um Himmels Willen

It’s nunsense as the mayor tries to take over the cloister and the nuns foil him.

Airdates: 2002 - current

Verbotene Liebe skull-crossbones

The titular “Forbidden Love” was about twins separated at birth. It didn’t get much better.

Airdates: 1995 - 2015