Yes, we love a bit of Finnish crime drama here at The Killing Times, and it’s great to see the country making more and more of it. Two more that may be joining the likes of Deadwind and Bordertown are Arctic Circle, Sherlock North, Hard Diplomacy and Bullets. Deadline reports that both will be shown […]
The brutal and heartbreaking murder of Swedish journalist really affected us here at The Killing Times, and now news reaches us that the investigation into her disappearance and death is to be made into a TV series. Tobias Lindholm is to make it and for Swedish channels C More and TV4. “A murder case in […]
Now here’s a sentence we didn’t think we’d be writing on a Friday morning, or any morning for that matter: Hollywood star, Rob Lowe, is to star in a new six-part ITV crime drama called Wild Bill, set in Lincolnshire. When high-flying US police chief Bill Hixon lands in Boston, Lincolnshire, with his 14-year-old daughter […]
Any time I get to start a post with “new music” and “Carlos Marin” in the same sentence is ALWAYS a good day!
It is no secret that Right Here Waiting is one of my all time favourite songs, when Il Divo put it on Timeless I was overjoyed… finding that Carlos has recorded it on his own has me exploding into little pieces of glitter! well he’s not on his own to be truthful, he’s guesting on Fillipa Giordano’s new album “Friends and Legends” I confess I had no idea who she was until now.
It is a bit odd to see him sing with someone other than Innocence but at the same time it’s nice to see him sing with someone else, if that makes sense!
This duet is fabulous. Fillipa has a really lovely voice, they blend together beautifully. It’s in English and I LOVE IT. BLOODY…
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We haven’t heard too much from Scandinavia and the Nordic lands for a while, but here’s some news: a new Finnish series is on the way. The 10-part series Hotel Swan follows Ella Linden (33), who has just landed her dream job as director of the Hotel Swan Helsinki, a popular and well-established, luxury hotel […]
Spanish drama – and especially crime drama – has been getting some traction in the UK in the past few years, and now a new series is coming our way in 2019. Global distributor, Banijay, has picked up the rights to Hierro, an eight-part series that takes place on a secluded island in the Canary […]
Walter Presents, that foreign-language brand, has had a busy day or so. It has announced two new Icelandic crime dramas waiting in the wings for September, and now it has added another, Swedish crime drama, Alex. On the outside, Alex is an exemplary citizen: a dedicated father and law-enforcer. In reality, he is drug-fuelled, dirty […]