Thriller Series “The Killing” Premiering This Week On Topic

August 10, 2021

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Season one of the dark, thrilling series “The Killing” is coming to Topic this week as part of “Topic’s Summer of Suspense” and we’ve got the trailer.
Directed by Kristoffer Nyholm (“Taboo”, The Vanishing) and Fabian Wullenweber (Catch That Girl, Gemini), the series has won 12 international awards including BAFTA TV’s Best International Award and nominated for International Emmy Awards for a drama series.
Season one centers around “the brutal murder of a young girl that launches an extended police investigation. Detective Sarah Lund is supposed to leave for a new life in Sweden but can’t bring herself to leave the case behind. The girl’s parents and friends struggle to cope with their loss. Troels Hartmann is campaigning to be mayor of Copenhagen but struggles when links are revealed between city hall and the murder. Over a time span of twenty days, suspect upon suspect is sought out as violence and political pressures cast their shadows over the hunt for the killer. Two more seasons follow about a series of killings of soldiers and the abduction of an industrial magnate’s daughter.”
Sofie Gråbøl (The House That Jack Built, Flickering Light), Morten Suurballe (“Vikings”, The Guity), Lars Mikkelsen (Headhunter, The Day Will Come), and Bjarne Henriksen (The Hunt, The Celebration) star.
The Killing” debuts on August 12, 2021, on Topic which features North American premieres and programming from around the world, complemented by a diverse slate of Originals including documentaries, scripted comedies, and dramas, discussion shows, and more. With exclusive TV series and films that take you to more than 40 countries, Topic showcases an unparalleled diversity of creators, perspectives, and experiences.

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