Jan Hofer reporting on Sesamstrasse (2009).


And with Pferd & Wolle on the TV movie Das Geheimnis der Blumenfabrik (2013).

Jan Hofer (b. 1952) is the anchorman on the ARD news. He appeared on Sesamstrasse in episode 2468, where he was interviewed by Wolle about what a news anchorman does.

He further made a guest appearance as himself in Das Geheimnis der Blumenfabrik, Sesamstrasse spin-off Eine Möhre für Zwei's 2013 TV movie. During a live-broadcast of ARD news Tagesschau, Hofer gets ambushed by Wolle and Pferd, who alarm the public on their park's impending doom and make a public plea for a peaceful demonstration.

Hofer has worked on television since 1970. During his career he has hosted various shows during his career they include Showbiss ("Showbite") from 1987 to 1989, the NDR-Talkshow from 1989 to 1991 and Jazz-Musikreihe from 1990 to 1993.