Scandi Crime

Caroline Frost

How Nordic Noir's Big Daddy Rolf Lassgard Discovered His UK Stardom

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

"I was reading one of my favourite music magazines, and I suddenly saw my own face. That's how I discovered I'd made it to the UK," explains the Swedi...

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: 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...

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Sebastian Bergman - Have We Found The Norse Morse?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

It’s only been a fortnight, and already this character feels as beautifully familiar in our living rooms as a Billy bookcase. This week saw the ...

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REVIEW: Can Sebastian Bergman Fill The Bridge's Gap?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

Hands up, all those in mourning for The Bridge. Yep, without Saga’s mustard-coloured car, Martin’s extramarital wriggles and the Choir of Young Be...

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...

Caroline Frost

FINALE REVIEW: A Bridge Too Far? Not A Bit Of It...

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

So it’s all over, finally. We know who did it, and why. And once again we’ll have to find a way of detaching ourselves from a group of Nordic char...

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THE BRIDGE REVIEW: Are All Scandinavian Women Like This?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

How wonderful – Saturday night, 9pm, BBC4 and another Nordic thriller. We’ve had The Killing, then a burst of coalition politics in Borgen, what c...