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Willi Herren: Sad news - reality TV star is dead

The television world mourns Willi gentlemen!

The reality star Willi gentlemen was found dead in his apartment on Tuesday at the age of 45. The Cologne police confirmed this to this editorial office.

Willi Herren found dead

An emergency call was received by the Cologne police on Tuesday afternoon at 2:20 p.m. When the officers arrived, they found Willi Herren dead in his apartment. The Cologne police did not want to provide information on the cause of death. The investigation is ongoing.


Information about Willi Herren

  • Wilhelm "Willi" Herren was born on June 17, 1975 in Cologne
  • He became known as an actor in the ARD series "Lindenstrasse", which was seen from 1992 to 2007
  • In 2004 he took part in the RTL jungle camp and took third place
  • This was followed by appearances in similar reality TV formats such as "Promi Big Brother" (2017) or "Das Sommerhaus der Stars" (2019)
  • In 2020 he took part in "Battle of Reality Stars" and "Temptation Island VIP"
  • This year he can be seen in the second season of "Celebs Under Palms"
  • He died on April 20, 2021 in Cologne


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Since separating from his wife Jasmin in March, Willi Herren has lived alone in his apartment in Cologne.


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It was only on Friday that he opened a food truck in Cologne. He wanted to start a new professional life with his potato cake sale. “Yes, I'm separated now, but I can't bury my head in the sand! I want to get out of debt. The course has now been set, ”he said to“ Bild ”.

Willi Herren can currently be seen in the latest season "Celebrities under palm trees" on Sat. As the broadcaster announced in the meantime, the show will no longer be broadcast. Find out more here! (fs)