Susanne Bier Gets A Second Chance In The US

A theatrical release is set for this July in the US for Susanne Bier’s (After The Wedding) 2014 baby snatch drama, A Second Chance (En chance til), which stars Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (Game of Thrones) as a detective whose life is thrown into turmoil when tragedy strikes his young family. When Andreas (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) and drunken divorcee Simon (Ulrich Thomsen) are called out to a domestic disturbance at the home of drug dealer Tristan (Nikolaj Lie Kaas) they find a scene of

Nicolai Cleve Broch To Lead HBO Beforeigners

HBO Nordic has announced that Nicolai Cleve Broch (Acquitted) and Krista Kosonen (Blade Runner 2049) will star in its first Norwegian original, eight-part science fiction comedy drama Beforeigners (Fremvandrerne), written by Lilyhammer co-creators Anne Bjørnstad and Eilif Skodvin. The series follows a new phenomenon as powerful flashes of light occur in the oceans around the world and people from the the Stone Age, Viking era and late 19th Century mysteriously begin to appear. Nicknamed 'beforeigners', these strangers have no idea what happened

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

Game Of Thrones Star Teases Season 8 Storyline

In their final scene together in Game Of Thrones season seven, Cersei Lannister (Lena Headey) indicated that she might have her brother and sometimes lover Jaime (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) killed, to which he replied: "I don't believe you." Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has now explained to Vanity Fair the subtext to that retort: "I'm calling your bluff, and, you know, you can't hurt me now because my heart has been destroyed by you. You can't hurt me any more than you already have." "That's, of

Ruben Östlund & Joachim Trier To Join Academy

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, which organises the Oscars, has invited a record 928 new members to join the organisation as it continues to address the historical dominance of ageing white men. People of colour (38 percent) and women (49 percent) are an important part of this year's invitation list, but increased representation of international talent from both in front of and behind the camera also play a role in the Academy's drive towards diversity. Invited from Norway are