Bravo Dicte! – #Dicte Crime Reporter

The second season of Danish drama Dicte will receive its UK premiere on More4 on Friday July 7th at 9pm. You can read our review of Season 1 here:

Nordic Noir

dicte_3D_DVDDicte Svendsen (Iben Hjejle) is Nordic Noir’s 21st century Jessica Fletcher in the sense that crime seems to be attracted to her and the show is ever so slightly formulaic.  She may also be the Nordic Noir fan’s version of Carrie Bradshaw. She has a great gang of girlfriends, she is driven in her job and she always looks great. There is a smattering of sex in the show and lots of relationship chat between the characters, again giving it a very Sex and the City feel.  An underlying plot line about the unwanted pregnancy and forced adoption that Dicte experienced when she was very young runs through the first series.

Dicte is a crime procedural drama set in Aarhus in Denmark and is based on a series of books by Danish author Elsebeth Egholm.  Aarhus is the European Capital of Culture in 2017 and I am sure the local…

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  1. I like this show very much. Glad to see it spotlighted here.

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