Black Widows To Return For Second Season In 2017

MTG has confirmed that Black Widows, a remake of Finnish hit Mustat Lesket, will return to TV3 and ViaPlay for a second season in 2017. Black Widows stars Synnöve Macody Lund, Cecilia Forss, and Beate Bille as three girlfriends who conspire to kill their husbands. They arrange a well-timed explosion and expect to carry on with their lives in peace and quiet. But nothing is quite as they imagined, and they are drawn into a spiral of lies and crimes. Karin Starry,

Finland To Unleash Black Widows On Sweden Next Week

Eight part revenge thriller Black Widows, a remake of the Finnish hit series Mustat Lesket about three girlfriends who kill their husbands, premieres February 4th on TV3 in Sweden. The seductive trio are played by Norway’s Synnöve Macody Lund, Sweden’s Cecilia Forss, and Denmark’s Beate Bille. Black Widows' premise is that three women decide to work together to kill their husbands. They arrange a well-timed explosion and expect to carry on with their lives in peace and quiet. But nothing is

Black Widows To Take Scandinavia By Storm

Norway’s Synnöve Macody Lund (Headhunters), Sweden’s Cecilia Forss (Simple Simon), and Denmark’s Beate Bille (Park Road) are to play a dangerous seductive trio in the new Nordic noir series Black Widows directed by Norwegian Janic Heen. Black Widows is an eight part revenge thriller produced by MTG’s TV3 and its Nordic steaming service Viaplay, and is a remake of the Finnish hit series Mustat Lesket about three girlfriends who plot to get rid of their husbands. It had record ratings on

Those Who Kill Set For Reboot On Viaplay

Those Who Kill (Den som dræber), which originally aired on TV2 Denmark in 2011, is set for a reboot on Viaplay and TV3 with a fresh take that includes a brand new cast and narrative structure, directed by Carsten Myllerup (Black Widows). Based on an original idea by Elsebeth Egholm, the first season originally aired as five two-part stories and concluded with the feature film Fortidens skygge. However, season two will be a single continuous crime story across eight episodes that

International Intrigue For Chief Inspector Ratamo

Distributor Federation Entertainment has boarded ten-part Finnish political espionage thriller Secret Enemies (Ratamo) as co-producer and will take the show to MIPTV in Cannes for international sales next month (9 - 12 April). Devised by Roope Lehtinen and Mikko Pöllä (Black Widows) based on the Arto Ratamo series of books by Taavi Soininvaara, Secret Enemies is written by Timo Varpio (Downshifters) who won a Venla Award in 2002 for Kultakuume.com. When Chief Inspector Arto Ratamo (Samuel Vauramo) is called in to investigate