Moa Gammel Working On UFO Pilot For Netflix

As Moa Gammel (Jordskott) readies to launch her second season of UFO podcast Ufopodden on Sveriges Radio P3, it has been revealed that a pilot based on the show is in development for Netflix. Gammel told Aftonbladet: "I'm a UFO agnostic. These mysteries, these phenomena that defy any natural explanations, are extremely fascinating. I am not more or less convinced, but it has prompted me to start writing a Netflix sci-fi pilot together with Inger Scharis, using the UFO archive at

Skam Successor Blank Returns This Autumn

The first season of Blank, the youth oriented successor to Skam which follows the lives of 19-year-olds after high school, drew to a close this weekend and has already been ordered to return for a second run this autumn. The NRK P3 series, which charts the lives of its protagonists through social media accounts and web clips, launched this Spring without any prior promotion and settled in to a respectable average audience of 182,000 viewers. It has yet to match

SVT Slates Sisters Period Drama For Christmas

SVT has announced that filming has just begun for new three-part relationship drama Systrar (Sisters), directed by Kristina Humle (Before We Die). Set in Ystad during the summer of 1968, Sisters follows newly graduated journalist Karin (Mikaela Knapp) whose dream is to work at Stockholm Dagblad but takes a summer job with a local newspaper. Karin then rents a room with the family who owns both the newspaper and a hotel in the city, and soon forms a close friendship with

Johannes Lassen Wins Best Actor Nymphe D’Or

On Tuesday, the 58th Festival de Télévision in Monte-Carlo awarded the Nymphe d’Or for Best Actor to Johannes Lassen for his role in Danish hostage drama Below The Surface (Gidseltagningen), against stiff competition from Ioan Gruffudd (Liar), Billy Campbell (Cardinal) and Charles Berling (The Frozen Dead). In Below The Surface, when fifteen people are taken hostage in a subway train, a terror taskforce led by Philip Norgaard (Johannes Lassen) and Louise Falk (Sara Hjort Ditlevsen) is dispatched to rescue them. Meanwhile, reporter

Porsche 911 From The Bridge For Charity Auction

The 1977 olive green Porsche 911S driven by Saga Norén (Sofia Helin) in The Bridge will be sold during a charity auction at the Goodwood Festival Of Speed in the UK on 13th July. The auction guide price for this iconic piece of motoring and TV history stands at £20-30K, and the proceeds will be donated to WaterAid - a charity which counts Sofia Helin among its patrons. Sofia Helin said in a statement: "Saga’s Porsche is not only a big part