The international sensation inspector rex. Set in vienna inspector rex is a police drama focused on german shepherd police dog rex and his partners.
Two other german shepherds izzy and iko who are nephews of diesel vom burgimwald stand in for some of the stunts.
German shepherd inspector rex. Il commissario rex is an austrian italian police procedural comedy drama television series created by peter hajek and peter moser. The show was aired in many languages. Inspector rex tag.
And now for the first time the german shepherd is a. The series originally ran from 1994 to 2004. Diesel vom burgimwald rex is a 15th descendant from the shepherd who starred in the 1990s austrian show inspector rex that hudson rex is based on.
The title character rex is a highly trained german shepherd dog who works with a team of homicide detectives in the austrian kriminalpolizei initially led by detective richard moser. Kommissar rex known as inspector rex in english speaking countries is an austrian live action police detective series. In the crime series that became one of the most successful franchises in the world you ll find the amazing german shepherd rex with his unerring instinct and phenomenal intelligence.
He is a cadaver dog a sniffer dog for both contraband and narcotics and an additional pair of eyes for his partners. Created by peter hajek peter moser. With gerhard zemann heinz weixelbraun wolf bachofner martin weinek.
In 2008 it was revived as an italian co. The german shepherd is in fact a great friend and an excellent guard dog. Rex works for the austrian police force s homicide unit.
The original show inspector rex or kommissar rex in its native german in austria aired for 14 years in more than 100 countries. The german shepherd is in fact a great friend and an excellent g. A recently divorced cop adopts a police dog who lost his former companion together they solve crimes in and around vienna.
Inspector rex there s a new crime fighter in town. Diesel vom burgimwald had mobility training before being cast as rex. A german shepherd named inspector rex is the star of an austrian police procedural drama program of the same name which won many awards where german shepherd rex assists the vienna kriminalpolizei homicide unit.
Originally an austrian series aired from 1994 to 2004 on orf 1 in 2008 it was revived under austro italian production on rai 1 and from the next year was made fully in italy with occasional episodes set in austria. Famous strongheart rin tin tin k 9 or inspector rex are not just made up creations.