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BBC Four acquires Trom series

January 28, 2022

BBC Four has acquired crime series Trom from REinvent International Sales

The six-part show based on Jógvan Isaksen crime novels and filmed in the Faroe Isles, follows journalist Hannis Martinsson (played by Ulrich Thomsen), who unexpectedly receives a message from Sonja, his estranged daughter, claiming that her life is in danger. Hannis reluctantly returns home to the Faroes to investigate.

Sue Deeks, Head of Programme Acquisition, BBC, commented: “The Faroe Islands are a fascinating setting for a crime drama and we are truly delighted to be the UK home of the first ever Faroese original drama series – it will be a totally unique experience for BBC viewers”.

Helene Aurø, Sales & Marketing Director ar REinvent International Sales, added: “We are thrilled and proud that the BBC has come onboard Trom. BBC has broadcast some of the best Nordic series ever produced in the past and we hope Trom will be a success as well. We are really looking forward to presenting this series to the UK audience.”

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