NORDIC NOIR New Beck will premiere in Sweden on Christmas Day

Swedish crime drama fans are getting a Christmas Day treat this year – a brand new Beck film will premiere on 25th December itself on C More. The Death Trap tells the story of Vilhelm Beck – Martin’s grandson – a police officer and on his first internship in the real world. He and his…

NORDIC NOIR SVT releases Blackwater trailer

Swedish channel SVT has released a trailer for Händelser vid vatten (Blackwater) and has revealed the transmission date. The crime drama, based on Kerstin Ekman’s novel of the same name, takes us back to midsummer eve, 1973. Annie and daughter Mia find two murdered tourists at the river’s edge near the village of Svartvattnet. It…

ITV1 gives DI Ray a second series

Parminder Nagra will return to ITV1 as Detective Inspector Rachita Ray, for a second series of acclaimed police thriller, DI Ray. The new six-part series has been commissioned will once again be set in Birmingham, and will see Leicester-born DI Ray investigating the murder of a high-profile criminal. Sensitive ethnic issues relating to the case…