Countdown to The Bridge: Saga Norén’s best moments, season one

We’re less than a week away from the start of the eagerly awaited third series of The Bridge, so I thought it’d be fun on a wet and windy weekend to re-watch the first two series and pick out some of my favourite Saga Norén moments. Why? Because I’m quite convinced that she’s my favourite TV police…

The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 16th – Sunday 22nd November)

It’s a big week for crime drama fans, and Scandinavian crime drama fans in particular, because one of the most highly anticipated series since the second run of Broadchurch finally looms into view. Yes, that means Saga Norén is back, but no Martin. Blub. Still, it’s great to have The Bridge back with us, with Saga getting…

River finale: Who killed Stevie?

River has definitely divided critics and viewers alike during its five-part run, and its sixth, final episode this Tuesday still has some questions to answer. Leave aside all the manifest business, there’s a murder to solve here – that of his beloved partner, Jackie ‘Stevie’ Stevenson. Yes, we want to know if River can vanquish…

Review: Arne Dahl (S2 E9&10/10), Saturday 14th November, BBC4

Gunnar and Ida are doing a spot of Christmas shopping – Gunnar has a new girlfriend, the first we’ve heard of that, so he’s looking for something special. They find a badly battered girl collapsed in the street, and soon establish that’s she’s escaped from captivity in a sports store, which turns out to be…