The Bridge Season 4 To Be Decided In Spring 2016

Swedish broadcaster SVT has said that it is in discussion about a fourth season of The Bridge, after the third reached a dramatic conclusion over the weekend. SVT Head Of Drama, Christian Wikander, has said that there are ongoing discussions about a new season: "We are in dialogue with production and the writers about a possible season 4. We will make a decision in the spring of 2016." This supports comments made by the show's Danish scriptwriter Nikolaj Scherfig to DR during a

Gåsmamman Sounded Like A Children’s Programme

Producer Bridget Wännström approached Alexandra Rapaport with the idea for Gåsmamman (Mother Goose) a couple of years ago. Alexandra was so taken by it that she got on board as co-producer. Together, Rapaport and Wännström went to sell the series to Kanal 5 and were not afraid to be bold. "I assured them that it would be a cross between Erin Brokovich and Breaking Bad. It was pretty cocky to say that, but I think that we kept to our promise,"

Mammon To Return To Norwegian Screens In January 2016

January 3rd 2016 marks the return of Mammon to Norway with a further eight episodes of intrigue, political power games and a challenge to the media's freedom of expression. In season two, 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. The journalist's wife Ellen Claussen (Laura Christensen) and Peter Vera (Jon Øigarden) try to unravel what and why this has happened. The first series

Kim Bodnia Confirms Reason For Leaving The Bridge

The actor Kim Bodnia has spoken for the first time about leaving The Bridge in an interview with EkstraBladet, and briefly explained why he no longer wanted to be a part of the series. Although only confirming previous speculation, Bodnia admitted that he was not happy with the journey that Martin Rhode would take in the third season so chose to leave the series. Previously, Hans Rosenfeldt, head writer and creator of The Bridge had given his own account in an interview

Season Two of Acquitted Goes Into Production

A second season of Acquitted (Frikjent) will premiere Autumn 2016 on TV2 in Norway, with a budget of 60 million kroner. Series writers Siv Rajendram Eliassen and Anna Bache-Wiig say that are well in to the writing process: "We have been working on season two of Frikjent for over a year, so of course we are incredibly happy that it is finally going into production. It is always exciting when actors and directors are beginning to grasp the material, and the universe