Petszokat Oliver was the son of the policeman born Reinhard Petszokat. At the age of ten he began ballroom dancing, his biggest dance success he had in 1995 as a participant in the winning team for the Youth Cup team of the Dance Sport Federation of North Rhine-Westphalia eV .
In Germany Petszokat became famous as pop singer Oli.P. On German broadcaster RTL he played character Ricky Marquart in television-serie GZSZ. In several television shows he worked as television presenter (Big Brother, ...). Petszokat married in 1999 German actress Tatiani Katrantzi. Together they have one child. In 2007, Petszokat and Katrantzi separated.
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