“The Investigation” will dramatize the work behind one of the vital high-profile court docket circumstances in latest historical past.
HBO has acquired the rights to “The Investigation,” Tobias Lindholm’s restricted collection concerning the 2017 homicide of journalist Kim Wall. The premium cabler unveiled the trailer for the six-episode present on Monday.
“The Investigation” will discover the complicated real-life investigation surrounding the homicide of Wall, who boarded a submarine constructed by former entrepreneur Peter Madsen for an interview in 2017. The submarine was discovered sunken the next morning and Wall’s dismembered physique elements had been discovered all through the realm; Madsen was convicted of the homicide in 2018 and sentenced to life imprisonment in a highly-publicized court docket case.
The Danish-language collection will premiere on HBO on February 1.
Søren Malling (“A Hijacking”) leads the forged as Jens Møller, the Head of Murder for the Copenhagen Police, alongside Pilou Asbæk (“Recreation of Thrones”) because the prosecutor Jakob Buch-Jepsen. Pernilla August (“Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace”) and Rolf Lassgård (“The Hunters”) star as Kim Wall’s mother and father, Ingrid and Joachim Wall. Extra forged contains Laura Christensen (“Crying for Love”), Anders Juul (“A Horrible Lady”), Henrik Birch (“Norskov”), Hans Henrik Clemensen (“Love and Rage”), Dulfi Al-Jabouri (“Darkland”), and Charlotte Munck (“A Conflict”).
Per HBO, “The Investigation” carefully follows Jens and his workforce within the pursuit of the reality. With the hope of with the ability to present the prosecutor strong proof with the intention to create a convincing case and provides the kinfolk the knowledge they deserve, the workforce enlists using methodical, uncommon, and technical work ways. The collection was made in shut cooperation with the real-life Jens Møller and Wall’s mother and father.
“It’s with nice humility that I created ‘The Investigation,’” Lindholm mentioned in a press release. “There’s an excessive amount of accountability in selecting to inform tales about occasions from the actual world. Subsequently, I’m greater than grateful for all of the help I’ve acquired, together with a few of Denmark’s and Sweden’s most gifted and acclaimed actors.”
“The Investigation” marks a return to tv for Lindholm, who final directed two episodes of Netflix’s “Mindhunter” in 2017. He additionally served as co-writer on latest Danish movies akin to 2020’s “One other Spherical” (or “Druk,” in Danish) and 2016’s “The Commune.”
Take a look at the trailer for “The Investigation” beneath: