Miso Film Sweden

HBO Max orders Sofia Helin-starring Swedish sex comedy

HBO Max has ordered a new Swedish comedy starring The Bridge’s Sofia Helin from Fremantle-backed Miso Film, ahead of the streamer’s launch in the country later this year. Lust (8 x 30 minutes) is being produced by Miso Film Sweden and will star Helin alongside Anja Lundqvist, Julia Dufvenius and Elin Klinga. The show, described as an “outrageous and […]

BBC buys Swedish drama

UK pubcaster the BBC has bought another foreign-language drama for BBC Four, picking up Swedish series Modus. The eight-part drama follows an FBI profiler Inger Johanne Vik as she returns to her native Sweden for family reasons. BBC Four continues to build on its reputation for acquiring the best in international drama with Modus; an […]

Miso makes a splash

Danish drama specialist Miso Film is spreading its wings following investment from FremantleMedia. Jesse Whittock headed to Scandinavia to speak with the key players as the company reaches its tenth birthday Simply speaking, the main reason Pete Bose and Jonas Allen decided to sell a majority stake in their business, Denmark-based Miso Film, to FremantleMedia […]

FremantleMedia drama prodco opens Swedish wing

A day after FremantleMedia revived one of its oldest drama prodcos, the superindie has unveiled its newest scripted production venture. The firm’s Danish scripted producer Miso Film has launched a Swedish office and poached Scandinavian producer Sonnet Film’s executive Sandra Harms (above) to run the division, TBI can reveal. This comes after UK-headquartered FremantleMedia took a […]