October Premiere For Jens Lapidus’ Top Dog
Top Dog, an eight-part adaptation of Jens Lapidus’ best-selling trilogy by Veronica Zacco (Thicker Than Water), will premiere 7th October on C More and 18th October on TV4.
The series follows lawyer Emily Jansson (Josefin Asplund) and ex-convict Teddy Maksumic (Alexej Manvelov) as they are thrown together to investigate a mysterious disappearance that links their worlds. Emily is a rising star at her firm and Teddy wants to free himself of debt. She has been chosen for the job because she is skilled and effective, whilst Teddy has been chosen… well, why?
The cast also includes Gustav Lindh, Peter Gardiner, Christian Hillborg, Joel Spira, Kardo Razzazi, Mahmut Suvakci, Bekzod Kuliev, Amanda Ooms, Lina Englund and Felice Jankell.
Head of Drama for C More and TV4, Josefin Tengblad, said: “We have been wanting to work with Jens Lapidus for a long time and we feel really proud that we now have the opportunity to manage his successful trilogy. This series is like no other and has a realism and artistic height that we adore.”