Cash for Rares: ZDF surprise – ER is suddenly back

“Bares for Rares”: ZDF surprise – suddenly ER is back behind the dealer’s desk

03/18/2022 at 1:17 p.m

Cash for Rares: These are the dealers

Cash for Rares: These are the dealers

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The attentive viewer ZDF-junk show “Cash for Rares‘ should have faltered a little on Thursday.

On Wednesday, for example, the dealer desks were still lined up at a corona-compliant distance from each other, on Thursday all dealers were suddenly standing next to each other again in a familiar togetherness. And also a face was suddenly back at “Cash for Rares‘ that hadn’t been seen there for almost two years.

“Bares for Rares”: ZDF viewers are amazed

And a very familiar one at that. So Ludwig ‘Lucki’ Hofmaier stood next to his colleagues Fabian Kahl, Daniel Mayer, Susi Steiger and Steffen Mandel. That’s right, Lucki Hofmaier, who surprisingly left the ZDF hit show in June 2020.

At some point he decided that he was too old for the show and wanted to enjoy his retirement, dealer Fabian Kahl revealed months later about his colleague. In addition, he found it difficult to commute between his home town of Offenburg and Cologne, says Kahl.


This is the show “Cash for Rares“:

  • “Bares for Rares” has been running on ZDF since 2013 and is also available in the ZDF media library
  • The moderator of the junk show is Horst Lichter
  • “Bares for Rares” has a permanent pool of traders and experts
  • Contestants can sell their rarities on the show
  • Registration is online
  • Fake allegations have been raised again and again. They could always be refuted


But if you are now hoping that Corona is over and Lucki is back, we unfortunately have to disappoint you at this point. ZDF only showed an old episode of the popular junk show, which was first broadcast in March 2020.

“Bares for Rares”: Friday no junk show on ZDF

On Friday (March 18, 2022) the fans will even have to do without Waldi, Fabian Kahl, Horst Lichter and Co. Then ZDF shows the Biathlon World Cup from Oslo (Norway).


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Cash for Rares: Lights must take action after breaking the rules

Bares for Rares: “Now it’s time for him to come to light”

Cash for Rares: Dealer Waldi has lost weight – he doesn’t look like that anymore


This man has a heart of pure gold. “Bares for Rares” dealer Wolfgang Pauritsch had bought an expensive watch. When he got a call months later, he didn’t hesitate for a second.