Stephen Lewis (Benedict Cumberbatch), a successful writer of children's books, is confronted with the unthinkable: he loses his only child, four-year-old Kate, in a supermarket. Kate's absence sets Stephen and his wife, Julie (Kelly Macdonald), on diverging paths as both struggle with an all-consuming grief. With the passage of time, a balance of sorts returns, until hope surfaces and triumphs unexpectedly.
Premiered on BBC1 in September 2017 to considerable critical acclaim, and was the biggest audience share of its slot - with an average of 4.5 million viewers.
Produced in 2017 as a 50/50 joint venture between Twelve Town (formerly Pinewood Television) and Cumberbatch's SunnyMarch. Cumberbatch was also credited as an executive producer.
Two years have passed since Silverhojd was rocked by harrowing events, and Eva has since returned to her job with Stockholm's city police. Eva is trying to move on but struggles with her grief over Josefin and the pain that the Jordskott causes her. Eva soon finds herself being drawn into a mysterious case with a connection to her own past, and is forced to confront the mystical world she decided to put behind her.
Swedish premiere on SVT in October 2017; premiere in the UK on ITV Encore.
Season 1 was a major hit for SVT, with 1.6 million consoli- dated viewers for its premiere. It was sold to 50 territories and was particularly successful in France (Arte) and in the UK (ITV Encore), where it became the highest rating drama of the year.
Robert Kastell returns to Sweden after having been presumed dead for thirty years. Forced out of exile by a personal tragedy, he is now on a last journey of revenge, his target now being the successful arms trade broker Anders Speths. Meanwhile, the weapons manufacturing giant Sandersvik is negotiating a big trade with Speths - and a conspiracy theorist who uncovers it all mysteriously goes missing.
The first episode premiered at MIPTV in April 2018 to very positive reaction from international buyers. Full release on Viaplay in September 2018.
The series is produced by Brain Academy, a part of MTG-owned Nice Entertainment Group, in co-operation with Twelve Town. International distribution will be handled by Eccho Rights.
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