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Caroline Frost

'The Protectors' - The Best Offering Of Nordic Noir Yet?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

The UK distributors of Nordic Noir are no fools. Following our rapturous devotion to Sarah Lund and sadness at waving her goodbye, they're tirelessly ...

Caroline Frost

The Killing's Creator Reveals Why It's Time To Say Goodbye

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

If you're having trouble saying goodbye to Sarah Lund, who takes her bow and departs the Danish TV stage at the end of this third and final series of ...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: The Killing - Lund Finds Her Steel Wool Again

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

So the Zeuthens have lost all faith in the police, the police have lost all faith in Special Branch, and Lund has lost all faith in Borch, as 'The Kil...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Is Sarah Lund Going Woolly Soft?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

I counted, and it was a whole 12 minutes before Sarah Lund's torch came out this week. But there it was, with Lund once again deserted, cut off from h...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: The Killing - Pulling The Wool Over Our Eyes?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

"You know full well that when it comes to feelings, you tend to run away." Finally, after two full series and two episodes, we get to the heart of 'Th...

WATCH: The Killing 3 - Sarah Lund's Not Happy With New Jumper

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK Comedy

The Danish detective has been given new knitwear - but how is she taking it? (Video for The Huffington Post UK by @davidschneider and Handface.) ...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Jump(er)ing For Joy At The Killing's Return

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

A politician juggling for power, a shipping magnate battling to stay ahead of his board members. If this sounds a bit dry, of course we know it’s no...

Which Hollywood Icon Inspired The Killing's Sarah Lund?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

'The Killing's Sarah Lund is notable for the fact that, unlike other female TV detectives, she doesn't seem too bothered with her appearance or her su...

FIRST LOOK: The Killing Series 3 - Is There A Trusty Jumper To Be Seen? (NO SPOILERS)

guardian.co.uk | Posted 18.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

We left her a woman destroyed; emotions tattered by cruel betrayals, body intact rather more by luck than judgment, and partner - once more - decidedl...

BAFTA: Borgen Beats The Killing To International Award

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

It was a battle of the Danes at this year's TV BAFTAs, with Borgen emerging triumphant to steal the International Award out from under the nose of its...

BAFTA: Borgen Beats The Killing To International Award

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

It was a battle of the Danes at this year's TV BAFTAs, with Borgen emerging triumphant to steal the International Award out from under the nose of its...

The Killing Returns - As a Novel

Robin Jarossi | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK Entertainment
Robin Jarossi

Life continues after The Killing for the TV sensation that put Danish noir on the map and made a star of Sofie Gråbøl and that jumper. After the US spin-off and the Danish sequel comes the novelisation of detective Sarah Lund, written by British author David Hewson.

Camilla Wields Gun, Admires Jumpers On Set With The Killing's Sophie Grabol

MyDaily | Posted 27.05.2012 | UK Style

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, made a trip to the set of The Killing in Denmark today - and the results suggest to us that she harbours ambitions of ge...

Is the Success of Danish Drama Down to More Than Nice Jumpers?

Peter Skelton | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Entertainment
Peter Skelton

You cannot half watch a Danish subtitled drama while tweeting, if you do you may well miss that vital clue or coalition negotiation. They force the viewer to put down their phone, switch off their laptop, slip on a nice knitted jumper and convince themselves that if they concentrate hard enough they really can understand Danish.

"The Killing - Series 2" - The Impact of the DVD Box Set on a Typical Family

Mr Pickwick | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Mr Pickwick

Having a birthday at the bleak, grey end of the year has instilled in me a feeling of resignation about such events. This year however, I was filled ...

"The Killing" - The Impact of the DVD Box Set on a Typical Family

Mr Pickwick | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Mr Pickwick

There have been a series of disappearances since Christmas in our area. Mothers and fathers plucked from the bosom of their families unexpectedly. Distraught children. And all of this, the work of a serial thriller.

Caroline Frost

BORGEN REVIEW: Is This The New Killing?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Entertainment

There we were, thinking the end of The Killing meant we'd had our fill of Danish intrigue. Instead, BBC4 has cannily filled the Saturday night gap lef...

Caroline Frost

'It Will Be A Tough Divorce'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

The first thing to say about Sofie Grabol is that she is NOTHING like her alter ego Sarah Lund to talk to. Lund, the detective at the heart of Dan...

Caroline Frost

The Killing Review: Have The Danes Still Got It?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

When The Killing was first shown on BBC4 earlier this year, it attracted 470,000 viewers and garnered a BAFTA - not bad for a programme costing the Co...

Caroline Frost

Why Do We Love The Killing? (PICTURES)

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Viewers forced to make do with the US version of The Killing can breathe a sigh of relief. The original Danish version - the ONLY version according to...

She's Back... And So Is The Jumper!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sofie Grabol has admitted that her character in The Killing, the poker-faced Sarah Lund, has become dependent on her jumper, which makes a welcome ret...

Sofie Gråbøl To Star In 'Absolutely Fabulous' Reunion

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 05.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

In possibly the most unexpected cameo appearance since Kate Moss joined chavtastic Vicky Pollard in Little Britain, Sofie Gråbøl, of serious BBC4 dr...