BBC Four Picks Up Below The Surface For The UK

BBC Four has picked up UK rights to Danish hostage thriller Below The Surface (Gidseltagningen), created and directed by Kasper Barfoed (Dicte). It is expected to air in 2018. In Below The Surface. fifteen people are held hostage in a subway train, and a terror taskforce led by Philip Norgaard (Johannes Lassen) and Louise Falk (Sara Hjort Ditlevsen) is dispatched to rescue them. Meanwhile, reporter Naja Toft (Paprika Steen) acts as a go-between with the hostages and police and, as the media

Below The Surface Season Two Now In Development

The Danish Film Institute Public Service Fund has granted 800,000 kroner in support to develop a second season of Kanal 5 thriller Below The Surface (Gidseltagningen). In the first season of Below The Surface. fifteen people are held hostage in a subway train, and a terror taskforce led by Philip Norgaard (Johannes Lassen) and Louise Falk (Sara Hjort Ditlevsen) is dispatched to rescue them. Meanwhile, reporter Naja Toft (Paprika Steen) acts as a go-between with the hostages and police and, as the

Possible Third Season For Supernatural Jordskott

Series creator of supernatural thriller Jordskott, which returns for its season two premiere this Sunday, has revealed to SVT that there are plans for a third season if this one is well received. Two years have passed since the shocking events of season one, and Eva Thörnblad (Moa Gammel) has left Silverhöjd behind for the big city’s grey concrete and her work at Stockholm Police. However, Eva soon picks up a mysterious case that forces her to confront the mythological world

C More Blinded By Carolina Neurath Financial Thriller

CMore and TV4 have joined FLX (Quicksand) to develop an eight-part adaptation of Carolina Neurath’s book Blinded (Fartblinda), inspired by her experience as a financial journalist during the collapse of HQ Bank in 2010. Blinded tells the story of financial journalist Beatrice Farkas who has been investigating some of the country’s most powerful financiers. One night she receives a text message to say that one of her best sources has fallen from a balcony to their death. Kvällspressen reports it as

Mammon Nominated For International Emmy Award

Season two of Norwegian thriller Mammon has been nominated for Best Drama at the 45th International Emmy Awards. It will compete against Justiça from Brazil, Moribito: Guardian of the Spirit from Japan, and Wanted from Australia. In Mammon, a well-known and controversial journalist is killed. Norway is in shock. Freedom of expression is under attack and the country fears that terror will strike again. As the story unfolds, the journalist’s wife (Laura Christensen) and Peter Vera (Jon Øigarden) try to unravel