It was announced on Thursday that Carsten Maschmeyer (60) has cancer. The star from the Vox show “The Lion’s Den” confirmed the “picture” that a basalioma – a malignant change in the skin – had been removed from his nose.
The good news is: the cancer didn’t spread. Maschmeyer is now back home with his family and his wife Veronica Ferres (54). This now posted a declaration of love to her husband on Instagram. «In good times as well as in difficult times: we swore to ourselves almost six years ago and we are sticking to that! I am glad that the operation went well. I love you above all!”
The chances of recovery for Maschmeyer are very good. Nevertheless, he now needs rest. «Image» knows: Dates that were supposed to take place until mid-March have been postponed. However, he can be reached by phone and digital.
Maschmeyer wants to stay positive
The shooting dates for the new season of the start-up show “The Lion’s Den” have also been adjusted. From March 10th, the episodes will be broadcast on TV. The entrepreneur sits on the jury and has now exchanged working days with his colleagues. This is not a problem, because all seven investors are never in front of the camera at the same time.
Maschmeyer said dder «Bild»: «I keep my positive attitude and am grateful that my family has been there for me so intensively since the diagnosis. 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. »
He has been with Veronica Ferres since 2009. The two have been married since 2014. She has a daughter from her first marriage, Maschmeyer is the father of two sons from his first marriage. Maschmeyer has been part of the program “Die Höhle der Löwen” since 2016. (PAF)