Pål Enger Life Story To Be Dramatised For US TV

Dagbladet has revealed that the life story of artist and master criminal Pål Enger is to be dramatised for American television. In 1988, Enger climbed through a window at the Munch Museum in Oslo and stole the Munch painting Vampyr, and in 1994 he stole Scream from the National Gallery. He has since become an artist himself after beginning to paint during a prison sentence, and opened his first exhibition in 2011. Pål Enger told Dagbladet: "Hollywood wants to make a

Anders Danielsen Lie To Play Breivik In Norway

Anders Danielsen Lie (Nobel) will play Anders Behring Breivik in Paul Greengrass' forthcoming Netflix terrorism movie Norway, based on the book One Of Us by Åsne Seierstad. On 22nd July 2011 Breivik detonated a van in Oslo killing eight people, then shot dead 69 people at a summer camp on the island of Utøya. In August 2012 he was convicted of mass murder, causing a fatal explosion, and terrorism. The film will follow three strands: the survivors adjusting to life after the

Susanne Bier Begins Filming Netflix Movie Bird Box

Susanne Bier (The Night Manager) begins filming Netflix post-apocalyptic thriller Bird Box this week, starring Sandra Bullock (Speed), John Malkovich (Dangerous Liaisons) and Sarah Paulson (American Horror Story). Bird Box, written by Eric Heisserer (Arrival) based on a short story by Josh Painter Mann, is set in the near future where a mother (Sandra Bullock) and her two young children have survived an alien invasion which has driven mankind to violence. The movie follows the family as they navigate a perilous 20

Mads Mikkelsen Lined Up As Black Kaiser In Polar

Mads Mikkelsen (Hannibal) is confirmed for the lead role in Jonas Åkerlund's adaptation of Polar, based on the graphic novel by Victor Santos, about the world of political assassins. Mikkelsen will play the world's most deadly spy, Black Kaiser, who is forced from retirement when his former employer puts a price on his head that sets him on a collision course with a stab-happy torture expert and a seductive but deadly redhead. Having no choice but to return to the shadowy life

Sara Blaedel Novels Set For Hollywood Treatment

Deadline reports that Bron Studios will adapt the Louise Rick detective novels, written by Sara Blaedel, into a TV series beginning with The Forgotten Girls for season one. In The Forgotten Girls, the body of an unidentified woman is discovered in a remote forest. A large, scar on one side of her face should make identification easy, but nobody has reported her missing. Louise Rick, the new commander of the Missing Persons Department, jeopardises the investigation by releasing a photo of the