Russia Invades Norway

A Norwegian television channel says that it will air a fictional TV drama created by celebrated author Jo Nesbo, depicting a Russian invasion of Norway after radical environmentalists seize power and freeze the Scandinavian nation's oil and gas industry. TV2 drama chief Christopher Haug said on Saturday that the 10 episode drama which starts on October 4th is "foremost about Norway and Norwegians, not Russia or Russians." In Occupied (Okkupert), Russia partly occupies Norway to resume the oil industry following a secret

Dag

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 | SEASON 2 | SEASON 3 | SEASON 4 Starring: Atle Antonsen, Tuva Novotny, Anders Baasmo Christiansen 2010. Series Ended Meet Dag, a couple's therapist who holds a 90% divorce rate. His philosophy in life is that people should live alone and he's happy to share that with his patients. Dag leads a quiet life and the only thing he loves more than his solitude is prescription drugs. However, Dag's peaceful existence is about to change

Lilyhammer

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 | SEASON 2 | SEASON 3 Starring: Steven Van Zandt, Trond Fausa Aurvåg, Steinar Sagen 2012. Series Ended After testifying against his old buddies in the mob, New York gangster Frank 'The Fixer' Tagliano (Steven Van Zandt) enters the FBI witness protection programme, choosing to be relocated to Lillehammer in Norway, claiming that he liked the look of it when he saw the 1994 Winter Olympics on TV. Now as Norwegian-American immigrant Giovanni Henriksen, he quickly

Mammon

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 | SEASON 2 Starring: Jon Øigarden, Laura Christensen, Nils Ole Oftebro 2014. Returning Series The first season of Mammon follows six days in the life of uncompromising journalist, Peter Verås (Jon Øigarden), who works for Norway s most respected newspaper. In a dense, multi-layered plot reminiscent of All The President s Men, Verås uncovers evidence of a financial fraud involving Norway s political and financial elite evidence that points to his own brother. He then makes

A Thousand Times Good Night | Tusen Ganger God Natt

Amazon: IMDB: 2013. Starring: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Juliette Binoche, Maria Doyle Kennedy. Director: Erik Poppe. A Thousand Times Good Night tells the moving story of leading wartime photojournalist Rebecca (Binoche) who is torn between a passion for her dangerous job and her loving but worried family. This affecting film, which won the Special Grand Prix of the Jury at the Montreal Film Festival 2013, resonates with Poppe whose own experiences from his years as a wartime photographer for Reuters and other