Bordertown Begins Filming Season Two This August

Bordertown (Sorjonen), starring Ville Virtanen, begins filming season two this August in Lappeenranta, and concludes in Helsinki in November. The series follows Detective Inspector Kari Sorjonen (Ville Virtanen) who relocates to the small town of Lappeenranta near the Russian border for a quiet life as his wife recovers from a brain tumour. But life is not very peaceful on the border between two worlds. Kari Sorjonen (Ville Virtanen) will investigate five new cases for the show's ten-part second season, which is slated

Elisa Viihde Orders Hannu Salonen To Arctic Circle

It has been announced that new ten-part crime thriller Arctic Circle, directed by Hannu Salonen, will start filming in Finnish Lapland during the winter of 2017-2018. In Arctic Circle, a policewoman finds a prostitute tied up in chains inside a remote old cabin. She then quickly finds two women dead at the same property. The ensuing murder investigation includes a sexual virus and hunt for the killer, with the threat of the virus only intensifying as the series progresses. Executive Producer, Moritz

A Happy Day For Olli Mäki At The 2017 Jussi Awards

At the 2017 Jussi Awards held in Helsinki on Friday, it was almost a clean sweep for boxing drama The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki, which has picked up several international awards since its launch, including Un Certain Regard at Cannes. In the summer of 1962, Olli Mäki had a shot at the world featherweight boxing title. From the Finnish countryside to the bright lights of Helsinki, everything had been prepared for his fame and fortune. All Olli

Bordertown | Sorjonen

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 IMDB: 2016-Present. Starring: Ville Virtanen, Matleena Kuusniemi, Anu Sinisalo Detective Inspector Kari Sorjonen (Ville Virtanen) is one of the most respected officers at the National Bureau of Investigation in Finland. When his wife barely survives brain cancer, Sorjonen decides to take his family to the small town Lappeenranta near the Russian border, to live a quiet peaceful life. But life is not very peaceful on the border between two worlds. Murders, rapes, kidnappings, prostitution, drug trafficking

Bordertown | Sorjonen – Season 1

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 1. Seeking a simpler life, detective Kari Sorjonen and his family move to a quiet lakeside town, where he's immediately called in to solve a murder. 2. While Sorjonen and team inspect the new crime scene, Katia's mother searches for clues at the resort. A reporter begins digging into Sorjonen's past. 3. Lena tracks down a crucial clue to the kidnapper's identity. Johanna's secrets catch up with her. Degerman reaches out to Pauliina. 4. As Sorjonen investigates the suspicious death