Arabella Kiesbauer

Cosima Arabella - Asereba gravel Bauer ( born April 8, 1969 in Vienna ) is a German - Austrian TV presenter. She became known for the talk show Arabella, which aired from 1994 to 2004 on ProSieben.


Arabella gravel Bauer was born as the daughter of German theater actress Hannelore Bauer gravel and Ghanaian mechanical engineer Sammy Ammissah and grew up with her grandmother in Vienna. After leaving school at the Lycée Français de Vienne, she studied journalism and theater arts. She is German nationals on grounds of maternal descent.

Your television career began as a moderator of the ORF youth program X - Large from 1987 to 1993. Since 1991, she also worked at the German commercial broadcaster ProSieben (including magazine around Hollywood ), where she worked as an announcer, then from 1994 with her weekday talk show Arabella was seen. In the same year they also released a CD titled Number One.

On 9 June 1995, a letter bomb attack was carried out on them in the context of a racially motivated series of attacks in which an assistant was injured. The perpetrator Franz Fuchs was arrested and later took his life after his conviction.

In July 1995, Gravel Bauer was seen on the cover and in the German edition of Playboy. In 2002, she moderated the first time the ORF talent show Star Mania. After setting the broadcast Arabella in 2004, it was intended as host of the new show The Confession. Due to differences with the transmitter via the conceptual content both finished but soon the cooperation.

Gravel Bauer played a key role as a representative of the transmission format of the "noisy" afternoon talk show, which polarizes the audience. First, she was for the unconventional talk show that - instead of celebrities - the average man had as guests, yet awarded the Bavarian Television Award, but the mission was later criticized as mediocre.

In Switzerland it is also known as a model of Vögele Shoes and as a jury member of the Music Star.

Is gravel Bauer - Since November 2004, married to the Viennese personnel consulting business Florens Eblinger - after a seven- year relationship with Fred Schuler. The two have a daughter (born 2 December 2007) and a son (born 19 December 2010).

2012 celebrated gravel farmer with a pre-coverage of the Life Ball after a long break her TV comeback in 2013, she was back in action for this also. In addition, she hosted in October 2012 for the first time in Kiddy Contest Puls4. As of May 2014, it moderated from the eleventh season, the Austrian edition of the reality show Farmer Wants a Wife at the Austrian station ATV.

Arabella gravel Bauer committed to the human rights organization Survival International and supports the campaign for the endangered Awá Indians in Brazil.

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She also starred in the film adaptation of Hera Lind 's novel with the superwoman and appeared in an episode of Inspector Rex. She worked as a presenter for company parties, fundraisers and trade shows.


  • My program for success (1998 Egmont VGS Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Cologne) ISBN 3-8025-1360-6
  • Nobody is perfect (2001 Luebbe ) ISBN 3-404-14246-2
  • My African Heart (September 2007 Pendo Verlag GmbH ) ISBN 3-86612-132-6


  • Bavarian Television Award in 1994 for the talk show Arabella
  • Golden Romy in 2003 for " Star Mania "
  • Golden Echo 2007 " Opera Ball "