By mid-March Carsten Maschmeyer has to take care of , health alone. Professional appointments are postponed: the TV investor is suffering from skin cancer.
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Carsten Maschmeyer was removed a so-called basalioma, a malignant change in the skin, a few days ago. The star from the Vox show “The Lion's Den” has white skin cancer, as , office confirmed the “Bild”.
So it looks very positive for the 60-year-old that the procedure went well and Maschmeyer has already been released from the hospital. “I keep my positive attitude and I am grateful that my family has been so intensely there for me since the diagnosis,” , told the newspaper.
Carsten Maschmeyer with Joachim Löw (l.): Last weekend, the investor watched the soccer game of FC Bayern Munich against RB Leipzig with the national coach. (Source: imago images / MIS)
“I have the highest respect for them”
, further explained that it had not hit , as hard as other people. “Many people are hit much harder by cancer. They too have to master their fate and many of them have to take much more difficult paths. I have the highest respect for them.”
The rest of the month, Maschmeyer had to take care of himself and work at most from home. , also could not take part in the shooting of the new season of “The Lion's Den” during this period.
Carsten Maschmeyer is married to actress Veronica Ferres. The two have been in a relationship since 2009 and said yes in 2014. Ferres brought a daughter from , first marriage into the relationship, Maschmeyer is the father of two sons, whom , has together with , first wife Bettina. Since the third season in 2016, Maschmeyer has been an investor in the Vox start-up show “The Lion's Den”.