At the age of 15, Wenzel took third place in the '93 face model competition . In the process, she was discovered by the producers of Gute Zeiten, Bad Zeiten and was then given the role of Mascha Marcks , which she only played for one year. In 1998 she graduated from high school. Since 2007 she has been studying psychology at the Free University of Berlin .
Wenzel was best known for her role as Isabell Brandner in Verbotene Liebe . With the RTL film Held der Gladiatoren , Wenzel first drew the attention of a wider audience. 2004 followed cinema -Kassenschlager Der Wixxer together with Anke Engelke , Bastian Pastewka and Oliver lime kiln . In 2005, Wenzel shot four episodes of the RTL action series Wilde Engel . In 2009 she was photographed for the October issue of Playboy .
After her series in Anna und die Liebe she took part in the WOK-WM 2011 and played guest roles in various series.
Since October 2012 she has also been performing in the theater. She was on stage together with Mathias Schlung , Bürger Lars Dietrich and Volker Michalowski in Dietrich's Democratic Republic , and together with Jeanette Biedermann in Tussipark .
From December 2018 Tanja Wenzel could be seen in the soap opera Everything or nothing , in which she took over the role of Melissa Brock from Sarah Maria Besgen , who left the series for private reasons. She played the role until the series was discontinued in 2019.
Tanja Wenzel is a youth ambassador for UNICEF .
In December 2015, she suffered smoke inhalation in a fire in her apartment in Braunschweig , but was able to get to safety via the balcony.
A year later, in December 2016, she gave birth to her first child.
- 1995: Good times, bad times (episodes 648-773)
- 1999-2004: Forbidden Love (episodes 1087-2257)
- 2003: Customs (episode 1x02: On good neighbors )
- 2005: Ladyland
- 2005: Alarm for Cobra 11 - The Autobahn Police (Episode 127: The Commissioner )
- 2005: SOKO Cologne (episode 2x24: Blondes Poison )
- 2005: Wild Angels (season 2, four episodes)
- 2008: SOKO 5113 (episode 33x04: Into the heart )
- 2009–2010: Anna and Love (episodes 100–124 and 258–563)
- 2009: Doctor's Diary (episode 2x01: Hurray - Finally lovesick again )
- 2009: Lasko - The Fist of God (Episode: The Curse )
- 2009–2010: Schillerstraße (episodes 130 and 133 as herself)
- 2012: It's getting even bigger (episode 3: Blackout )
- 2013: cheerful to fatal: capital district (episode 8: the partner )
- 2014: Heldt (Episode 10: The Reckoning )
- 2018–2019: All or nothing (from episode 46)
- 2002: A 3 1/2 Kilo Nightmare (TV Movie)
- 2003: Hero of the Gladiators (TV movie)
- 2004: The wanker
- 2006: Delivered! Hunt through Berlin
- 2006: Where's Fred?
- 2007: complete idiot
- 2014: Rosamunde Pilcher: My Unknown Heart
- 2005: Toy Boy
- 2006: Bum-Bum
- 2006: Il Giardino
- 2009: The magic rain
- 2012: Dietrich's Democratic Republic
- 2014: Tussipark
- 2005: Jupiter (as Best Newcomer )
- 2007: Undine Award (for Best Young Comedian )
- 2009: Wild and Young Award for Anna und die Liebe (category "Best Soap", as a member of the ensemble)
- 2011: Nomination German Soap Award (category "Fan Prize Female")
- Tanja Wenzel ( Memento of the original from September 9, 2009 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. , Portrait on Playboy.de, accessed December 7, 2012
- New donation record for the “Children run for children” campaign . Unicef website, accessed December 7, 2012
- Soap star Tanja Wenzel suffers from smoke poisoning on www.t-online.de, accessed on January 14, 2017
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Wenzel, Tanja Anna (full name); Bernau, Tanja (pseudonym)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German actress|
|DATE OF BIRTH||July 27, 1978|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||East Berlin|