The performer descends from an old family of artists. His grandparents, parents and both of his sisters were acrobats, comedians and animal trainers. He had his first appearance on stage at the age of seven. As adolescent he received a four-year-education at the Staatliche Ballettschule und Schule für Artistik Berlin (Federal School for Ballet and Artistry Berlin) and completed it in the year 1986 with the grade “very good”. Since then the comedian makes guest appearances in the leading houses worldwide.