‘Queer Eye Germany’ is Netflix’s first international spin-off of the hit series ‘Queer Eye,‘ which itself is a remake or reboot itself of a Bravo show titled ‘Queer Eye For The Straight Guy.’ Like the original version, it features Fab Five, but this time, it comprises German natives who head out into the city and help change the lives of the nominated people in terms of their wardrobe choices, home decor, grooming, food habits, and some important life decisions regarding their personal lives.
The German Fab Five includes makeover professionals with expertise in different fields. It comprises Leni Bolt, a work/life coach helping individuals to see themselves in a better light; David Jakobs, a beauty guru advising people on ways to look the best version of themselves; Ayan Yuruk, a design ace redesigning the living space of individuals in the best possible way; Aljosha Muttardi, a nutrition and health expert giving tips on what to eat and drink to individuals, and Jan-Henrik Scheper-Stuke, a fashion virtuoso changing the wardrobe of the individuals drastically and literally bringing more colors in their life.
The personality makeover show revolves around the aforementioned group of makeover experts who use their expertise and professional perspective to help the people struggling in those areas by shaking a few things up and transferring their infectious positive energy to increase their confidence. Over the course of each season, the Fab Five visits residences of different individuals living in different areas. Naturally, many must be curious about the filming locations and the entire process of production. Well, we are here to answer your questions!
Queer Eye Germany Filming Locations
As the title of the reality makeover show might have already given it away, ‘Queer Eye Germany’ is filmed in Germany. The Fab Five visits the locations where the nominated participant resides and focuses on making their life better by working on their issues throughout the episode. The principal photography for the inaugural season of this show commenced around March 2021 and seemingly wrapped up before December 2021. If you are looking to know about the specific locations used to film the series, we have got you covered!
Berlin, the capital city of Germany, is the primary filming location for the show. The production team was spotted traveling around Berlin in 2021, shooting several scenes for the first season of the show. They visited and helped out a few nominated persons in this city by transforming several aspects of their lives in a positive manner. Berlin is the largest city in the country. It blends some of the historical monuments with modern buildings, offering versatile backdrops for the production of movies and series. Movies like ‘Inglourious Basterds’ and ‘The Queen’s Gambit‘ also chose Berlin as one of their major filming sites.
Frankfurt is another location that seemingly serves as the shooting site for ‘Queer Eye Germany.’ Home to the European Central Bank, apart from being a major financial hub, it is also a popular site for filming due to its beautiful and modern landscape. ‘Labyrinth of Lies’ and ‘Iron Sky’ are just a couple of many movies filmed in this German city.
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