Modus – Season 2

OVERVIEW | NEWS | CAST | SEASON 1 | SEASON 2 1. US president Helen Tyler is on a state visit to Sweden and, although accompanied by both FBI and her own security service, it's Swedish police who will be in charge of ensuring her safety while in Stockholm. Everything looks set to run smoothly until something unimaginable happens. As panic ensues, high-ranking FBI agent Warren Schifford jostles for position with the local head of police. Ingvar Nyman is assigned to the

Kim Bodnia Turned Down A Return To The Bridge

Creator and lead writer for The Bridge (Bron | Broen), Hans Rosenfeldt, has revealed in an interview with Expressen that Kim Bodnia was asked to return for the final season, but declined. The plan was for Kim Bodnia to return for a flashback sequence in episode six of season four when the viewers learn what happened to Tommy, a professional criminal and police informant whose contact was Henrik Sabroe (Thure Lindhardt). Hans Rosenfeldt told Expressen: "It would have been our little gift

Gabriela Pichler’s Amateurs Best Film At Göteborg

Gabriela Pichler’s second feature, Amateurs (Amatörer), has been awarded the Dragon Award for Best Nordic Film at the Göteborg Film Festival, where it received its world premiere during the opening ceremony. In Amateurs, the small town of Lafors hopes to reverse its economic drought by attracting a German discount supermarket, and local teenagers are asked to produce films to promote the area. The films don't turn out quite as expected, so the project is called off, but two young girls decide

Filmlance To Adapt Jens Lapidus Top Dog Trilogy

Jens Lapidus’ best-selling Top Dog trilogy is to be adapted by Veronica Zacco (Thicker Than Water) into an eight-part thriller for Filmlance (The Bridge). Although the title is derived from the third book in the trilogy, the series will incorporate parts of The VIP Room and Stockholm Delete. In Top Dog, lawyer Emily Jansson and ex-convict Najdan Maksumic are thrown together to investigate a mysterious disappearance that links their worlds. Emily is a rising star at her firm and Najdan wants

Jakob Oftebro Stars As Hamilton In Spy Thriller

C More has announced that Jakob Oftebro (Kon-Tiki) will star in the two season origin story of Swedish spy legend Hamilton as a younger man. The reboot of Jan Guillou’s beloved books, which have previously starred Stellan Skarsgard, Peter Haber and Mikael Persbrandt, will introduce Carl Hamilton on his first mission in Europe, set in the present day against a backdrop of rising tensions between the US and Russia. Jakob Oftebro said: "The story of Carl Hamilton is both spectacular and exciting,