BBC Four confirm transmission details for Below The Surface


One of the more eagerly awaited crime dramas of the year, Below The Surface has incredible pedigree behind the camera. The Killing’s Søren Sveistrup and Borgen’s Adam Price are executive producers (along with Meta Louise Foldager Sorensen (A Royal Affair)), and is created by Dicte’s Kasper Barfoed. It’s a veritable whos-who of Danish drama. BBC Four has been airing trailers, so it’s no surprise to find that the eight-part series will come in after Modus, and now it has confirmed it. Continue reading


BBC Four acquires Danish thriller Below The Surface

Out of all the new thrillers waiting in the wings, Below The Surface has the most intrigue and is the most anticipated. It has a fantastic pedigree behind the camera – The Killing’s Søren Sveistrup and Borgen’s Adam Price have joined forces with Meta Louise Foldager Sorensen (A Royal Affair) as executive producers, and enlisted Kasper Barfoed (Dicte, Those Who Kill and Summer Of ’92), to form a Danish dream team. Now we hear that the eight-part crime series now has a UK home: BBC Four.

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Borgen actor Mikael Birkkjær joins series four of The Bridge


The Bridge is currently filming in Sweden and Denmark and it’s very exciting really – we’re starting to get little drips of news filtering through from the set as the show gears up for its New Year’s Day transmission day (in northern Europe and the Nordic regions, at least). The news today is that Danish actor Mikael Birkkjær – who we all know and love from shows like The Killing and Borgen – has joined the cast of series four. Continue reading