Epic Saga The Restaurant Returns For Third Season

SVT has commissioned a third season of epic saga The Restaurant (Vår tid är nu) which follows the Löwander family and their restaurant through the decades that follow World War II. The series begins on Peace Day 1945 and centres on the Löwander family who run a prestigious restaurant in Stockholm. Season one covers the years 1945-1950 and season two moves the story on to 1955-1962, while the third season picks up the action in 1968-1971. SVT Head of Drama Anna Croneman

The Restaurant | Vår tid är nu

OVERVIEW | NEWS | SEASON 1 Starring: Hedda Stiernstedt, Charlie Gustafsson, Suzanne Reuter 2017. Returning Series The Second World War finally comes to an end and a new, brighter future beckons. In the midst of central Stockholm celebrations, two strangers come together with a quick kiss, parting company immediately after. Upper-class girl Nina and kitchen hand Calle don’t yet know that their brief encounter will come to have tumultuous consequences for many people. For the Löwander family the end of

The Restaurant | Vår tid är nu – Season 1

OVERVIEW | NEWS | SEASON 1 1. Stockholm, Peace Day 1945. A spontaneous kiss between two strangers among the throng at Kungsgatan will prove to have major consequences. The war has affected business for the Löwander family's Djurgårdskällaren restaurant, but son Gustaf finds a risky way to solve the restaurant's financial problems. Sister Nina arranges a peace banquet that will determine her future, and head chef Backe makes life hell for new kitchen boy Calle Svensson. 2. Peter Löwander returns home and brings with

Naval Drama Finding Home Begins Filming In Funen

Filming has begun in Funen on four-part TV2 naval drama Finding Home (Håbet), directed by Christian E. Christiansen. Set in 1899, Marie (Anine Lindvig) lives in an orphanage with her two little siblings, Karl and Sofie. Their father has not been home from sea in three years, and everyone but Marie believes him to be dead. She sneaks down to the harbour with an old, worn photo of her father in hopes of finding someone or something that can lead her

New International Trailer For Tennis Biopic Borg/McEnroe

A new trailer has been released for forthcoming movie Borg/McEnroe, written by Ronnie Sandahl (Svenskjävel) and directed by Janus Metz (True Detective), which tells the story of tennis star Björn Borg (Sverrir Gudnason) and his rivalry with John McEnroe (Shia LaBeouf). Between 1978 and 1981, Borg and McEnroe met in fourteen matches and won seven each, but the 1980 Wimbledon final became the stuff of legend, and is considered to be one of the greatest tennis matches of all time. Having lost