TV tips on Thursday
8:15 p.m., VOX, Dracula Untold, fantasy drama
The prehistory of the most famous vampire in the world tells of the Transylvanian prince Vlad (Luke Evans). In history as Vlad the Impaler, he wants to prevent boys from being kidnapped by the Ottomans and trained as soldiers in the service of the Sultan, as was his fate once. But in order to defeat the Ottomans, Vlad has to make a pact that demands a price that does not seem to come from this earth.
8:15 p.m., Das Erste, Nord bei Nordwest – Der Ring, Krimi
Hauke Jacobs (Hinnerk Schönemann) is challenged to the utmost as an investigator by colleague Hannah Wagner (Jana Klinge). A chance reunion with the Kiel police officer Jost Striesow (Jakob Benkhofer) leads Hannah to call her ex-colleague Lasse (Thomas Niehaus), with whom she once had an affair. It comes to light that Striesow was apparently lubricated by a powerful Kiel drug ring and is now on the run. He is said to have kidnapped a girl to prevent her from being testified in a criminal trial.
8:15 p.m., ZDF, Der Bergdoktor: Cold silence, home series
Dr. Martin Gruber (Hans Sigl) and his brother Hans (Heiko Ruprecht) enjoy their vacation in the snow. Suddenly a frightened girl appears in front of her hut. It doesn’t speak, but writes in the snow: “Help”. The brothers follow the girl through the deep snow and find a skier who has had an accident. Nina Dorfmeister (Katia Fellin) went on a ski tour with little Flora (Yuna Bennett). Despite her drowsiness, she urges Martin to take Flora home to her mother
8:15 p.m., ProSieben, The Masked Dancer, dance show
In four major live shows, seven prominent undercover dancers with spectacular dance productions will shake the “The Masked Dancer” stage, cook the studio and puzzle the audience and the guessing team. Which stars dance under the masks? As usual, Matthias Opdenhövel will moderate. In the first episode, Ute Lemper (58) was exposed as the firefly.
8:15 p.m., kabel eins, Rosins Heldenküche – Last chance, dream job, documentary soap
In his two-month gastro boot camp, Frank Rosin wants to find out which of his heroes is suitable for training in top gastronomy. First of all, he wants to teach them the basics. During a trip to the cattle farm today, they should learn where our meat comes from and have to really help out in the stable. For the challenge, the star chef shows how to make the perfect meatballs from minced meat.