Danica Curcic Joins Mothers Group For Laughs

Zentropa has announced that Danica Curcic (Darling) will star in Mødregruppen (The Mothers Group), a feature length comedy directed by Charlotte Sachs Bostrup (Kartellet) about a spoilt upper class mother forced to return to her provincial roots. New mother Line (Danica Curcic) is living the high life in Hong Kong with husband Bjørn (Anders W. Berthelsen) when she discovers that he has been unfaithful to her with their Filipino nanny, so Line takes her baby son and heads back to her

LA Film Festival Welcomes Supernatural Border

Winner of this year's Un Certain Regard at Cannes, Ali Abbasi's supernatural love story Border (Gräns) has been selected to compete in the World Fiction Competition at the 24th Los Angeles Film Festival (20 - 28 September). A border guard (Eva Melander) with a sixth sense for identifying smugglers develops a strange attraction to a suspect (Eero Milonoff) who is the first she has been unable to prove guilty. The ensuing investigation soon calls into question her entire existence, as

Jakob Oftebro Returns To Stage After Injury

Jakob Oftebro (Monster) makes a triumphant return to the stage this week after being seriously burned by a Molotov cocktail in May while filming a riot scene for Hamilton, the TV origin story for Jan Guillou's series of spy novels. Now that Oftebro's facial injuries have improved, he is ready for an outdoor performance of Peer Gynt at Gålå. However, his skin is still too sensitive to be exposed to strong UV rays, so has only been able to rehearse with

The Truth Will Out To Premiere Next Month

The Truth Will Out (Det som göms i snö), an eight-part psychological thriller written by Aron Levander and Hans Jörnlind, based on an idea by Swedish criminologist Leif GW Persson, premieres next month on Kanal 5, Peter Wendel (Robert Gustafsson) returns to the police force after a period of sickness to head up a new Cold Case Unit. However, as he begins to recruit it becomes clear that he isn't forming a super group, but a place to dump misfits

YouTube Star Clara Henry Leads SVT Sitcom

YouTube star and blogger Clara Henry is set to lead new eight-part sitcom Sjukt oklar, in which her character ditches school in the final semester to go travelling and returns years later to complete her education. 24-year-old Ellen (Clara Henry) meets Vera while backpacking in Bali and love begins to blossom. Eventually, Ellen runs out of money and returns home, where she fakes her age to graduate high school. But there she is surprised to meet Vera again in the