Two Jón Atli Jónasson Thrillers Invited To Cannes

Two crime thrillers by Icelandic playwright and screenwriter Jón Atli Jónasson (The Deep) have been invited to the inaugural CannesSeries (8 - 11 April). Violator has been selected for the In Development sidebar, whilst Arctic Circle will appear at the MIPDrama Buyers' Summit. Co-written by Ragnar Jonsson, Violator has been selected as one of twelve projects shortlisted from 344 submissions for the In Development sidebar, a two-day creative forum that provides screenwriters and producers the opportunity to pitch, finance and find

Borderliner | Grenseland

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 Starring: Tobias Santelmann, Ellen Dorrit Petersen, Benjamin Helstad 2017. Returning Series Borderliner follows police officer Nikolai Andreassen (Tobias Santelmann), who is asked to investigate a suicide in his home town. He soon realises that this is a murder not a suicide, and is faced with a dilemma. Against his better judgement, Nikolai tries to cover up his brother’s involvement in the case which forces him into a moral maze between right and wrong. TRAILER:

The Matrix Star Carrie-Anne Moss Joins Wisting

Carrie-Anne Moss (The Matrix) will play FBI agent Maggie Griffin in Viaplay’s ten-part crime drama Wisting, adapted by Trygve Allister Diesen (The Third Eye) and Katrine Valen Zeiner (Eyewitness) from Jørn Lier Horst’s novels The Hunting Dogs and The Caveman. Empathetic, meticulous and relentless – the only thing to escape Larvik detective William Wisting (Sven Nordin) in his hunt for Norway’s most notorious criminals is a happy family life. And when two mysterious deaths interrupt Wisting’s Christmas, it is the beginning

Martin Beck’s Successor Revealed In Latest Film

Rhe latest Beck film, which premieres 3rd March on C More, introduces Jennie Silfverhjelm (All Inclusive) as Martin Beck's (Peter Haber) successor, Alexandra 'Alex' Beijer. Alex first appeared in Your Own Blood (Ditt eget blod) in January, where she met Steinar Hovland (Kristofer Hivju) in Jordan whilst working for Interpol. The chemistry between them was immediately clear, but their next meeting was in competition for Martin Beck's old job... On 3rd March, Alex makes her entrance as the new head of Beck's

Monster

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 Starring: Ingvild Holthe Bygdnes, Jakob Oftebro, Bjørn Sundquist 2017. Returning Series In the dark and remote landscape of northern Norway, a brutal murder reveals a mass grave which links old cases to missing people. Local police woman Hedda is assigned to the case along with special investigator Joel Dreyer from Oslo, and their different backgrounds, personalities and methods immediately set them against each other. However, when the investigation begins to spiral out of control, both detectives resort