Emmy Nomination Opens Talks For US Remake Of Eyewitness

Anneke von der Lippe's nomination for an International Emmy for her role as Sheriff Helen Sikkeland in Eyewitness (Øyevitne) may lead to a US remake. "There are no Danish or Swedish series nominated this year, so we are glad that we can represent the Nordic countries. For Anneke von der Lippe it is a great achievement - even more than when she was nominated in 2005, since international TV drama has evolved very much since then," says NRK Drama Director Ivar Køhn. "We

Filming Begins On Crime Drama Before We Die

Producer Maria Nordenberg, director Simon Kaijser and actors Adam Pålsson and Marie Richardson, who collaborated on the successful Swedish TV drama Don’t Ever Wipe Tears Without Gloves, are to reunite for a new crime drama entitled Innan Vi Dör (Before We Die). Written by Niklas Rockström (Thicker Than Water) and Wilhelm Behrman, Before We Die is an emotional and unpredictable story in ten parts which examines the strength of family ties, brutal power struggles in the underworld, and personal sacrifice. Maria Richardsson

The Bridge To A Fourth Season?

SVT's hit series The Bridge is now nearing the end of its third season in Scandinavia, and begins it's run in the UK on BBC4 this weekend, but will it return for a fourth? "If Sofia wants," reveals series creator Hans Rosenfeldt in an interview on Sveriges Radio. "We're talking about a season four, but there is much that must fall into place before it is finalised. There may be a fourth season, but it depends crucially on whether Sofia Helin

Dicte – Season 1

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 | SEASON 2 | SEASON 3 1. Personal Injury - Part 1 Newly divorced journalist, Dicte Svendsen, returns to her hometown of Aarhus with her daughter Rose. Working as a crime reporter, she discovers the corpse of a young Bosnian woman, who seems to have bled to death following a c-section. 2. Personal Injury - Part 2 Homicide investigator Wagner tries to keep Dicte out of the case about the Bosnian woman who was found dead,

Irvine Welsh To Adapt Torpederna For The US

Paramount Television are developing Legbreakers, an English language version of the hit Swedish drama Torpederna. Novelist and playwright Irvine Welsh (Trainspotting) will adapt the series, with Fredrik Bond to direct. The original series follows Sonny who is released from prison after serving six years behind bars. During his time in prison he started a secret relationship with his social worker Camilla, and now just wants to live an ordinary life. But finding a decent job is not easy and the temptation