Nominations Revealed For The 2018 Robert Awards

The Danish Film Academy has revealed its nominations for this year’s Robert Awards (Robertprisen), which honours those who are deemed to have made an outstanding contribution to the Danish film and TV industry. Winners will be announced during an awards ceremony which will be held on Sunday 4th February 2017 at the Tivoli Hotel & Congress Centre in Copenhagen. Last year’s winners can be found here. BEST DANISH FILM The Incredible Story Of The Giant Pear / Philip Einstein Lipski, Amalie Næsby Fick

Alexander Skarsgård Wins At 75th Golden Globes

Best Supporting Actor in a Limited Series was awarded to Alexander Skarsgård at the 75th Golden Globes on Sunday for his role in Big Little Lies, which follows three mothers of first graders whose apparently perfect lives unravel to the point of murder. Skarsgård beat stiff competition from fellow nominees David Harbour (Stranger Things), Alfred Molina (Feud), Christian Slater (Mr. Robot), and David Thewlis (Fargo) to take the prize, continuing a successful awards season which has already presented him with an

The Bridge Premiere Too Brutal For Denmark

New Year's Day ushered in the premiere of The Bridge season four, but in Denmark the shocking opening scene had been edited to remove some particularly violent images, whilst the Swedish version remained intact. The final season of The Bridge offers the most brutal opening yet, with a woman being stoned to death on Peberholm, a small artificial island in Danish waters at the base of the Øresund Bridge. The victim is Margrethe Thormod, Director General of the Migration Agency in

Sofia Helin Retires From The Bridge With A Hammock

After 38 episodes, Sofia Helin has finally retired from her physically demanding and critically acclaimed role as Saga Norén in The Bridge... and was rewarded with a hammock! Two years have passed and, as the new season begins, Saga is incarcerated in Ystad for the murder of her own mother. Such an environment is difficult for her to deal with, because it means complying with daily routines imposed by others and obeying orders. Sofia Helin told Expressen: "It's like a concrete suit

The Bridge Returns To Øresund For Final Season

The Bridge returns to Scandinavia for its fourth and final season on New Year's Day, and plot details are now beginning to emerge. Be warned, spoilers follow... Almost two years have passed, and a woman is brutally murdered on Peberholm, a small artificial island at the base of the Øresund Bridge. The victim is Margrethe Thormod, Director General of the Migration Agency in Copenhagen, and her murder could be related to a deportation scandal she was involved in. Henrik Sabroe (Thure Lindhardt),