Uncommon image on Thursday night: As a substitute of Maybrit Illner, Matthias Fornoff welcomed the political discuss on ZDF. Why the presenter failed.
Those that switched on the political discuss “Maybrit Illner” on ZDF on Thursday night (December tenth) may look ahead to well-known visitors from politics. However one factor was lacking: the hostess herself. Moderator Maybrit Illner (55) needed to be represented by colleague Matthias Fornoff (57) as a result of she was “sick in mattress with a silly an infection”. Fornoff, who frequently moderates the “Politbarometer” and is head of the “Politics and Present Affairs” editorial division at ZDF, mastered his spontaneous efforts with flying colours.
Firstly of the published, he defined: Illner’s absence doesn’t conceal an an infection with the corona virus. Corresponding checks have been unfavourable. “Get nicely quickly from all of us right here”, the journalist is quoted on the present’s official Twitter web page. Illner has moderated the weekly discuss present since 1999, till 2007 it was nonetheless operating underneath the title “Berlin Mitte”.