Never Wipe Tears Without Gloves

SVT preps 90s music period drama

Swedish pubcaster SVT has ordered a new drama miniseries, Viva Hate, which is set in the early 1990s Gothenburg music scene. The 3x60mins series will premiere at the end of next year, with casting already underway. It will follow a nihilistic but ambitious young musician that believes only in the lyrics of Morrissey and his […]

BBC buys new Swedish drama as SVT unveils int’l unit

The BBC is hoping it has found the latest hot Scandinavian drama with a new Swedish acquisition, which comes from a revamped SVT global sales and acquisitions division. The UK pubcaster has bought three-part miniseries Torka Aldrig Tårar Utan Handskar (Never Wipe Tears Without Gloves) from the new look SVT International and will broadcast it […]