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The Killing

Drama
3 seasons availableDenmark
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The cult Danish crime series that started the Scandi Noir obsession returns to SBS On Demand. In this first season, the murder of a young girl launches an extended police investigation, led by fearless Detective Sarah Lund (and her iconic jumpers).

S1 E1: Episode 1
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S1 E1: Episode 1
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The brutal murder of a young girl launches an extensive police investigation that threatens to derail a political career and a police woman's planned retirement.
languages:
Danish
subtitles:
English
cast:
Sofie Grabol, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Anders W. Berthelsen, Mikael Birkkjær, Nicolas Bro, Lars Mikkelsen, Bjarne Henriksen

1. Episode 1

The brutal murder of a young girl launches an extensive police investigation that threatens to derail a political career and a police woman's planned retirement.
55m
Available until 30 September 2022

2. Episode 2

The body of the missing student is found in an abandoned car. Suspicion falls on local politician Troels Hartmann when it is found that the car is registered to his campaign office.
56m
Available until 30 September 2022

3. Episode 3

Sarah delays her departure for Sweden, and she and Meyer purse the hire car driver. After receiving vital information, they return to the school where they make a grisly discovery.
59m
Available until 30 September 2022

4. Episode 4

Sarah and Meyer continue the investigation and concentrate on Oliver and Jeppe, while Hartmann wins a political battle but may have lost a friend.
58m
Available until 30 September 2022

5. Episode 5

Sarah and Jan realise that Nanna's girlfriend Lisa is more involved than she lets on, and the investigation focuses on the school and one of the teachers. Meanwhile, Hartmann fires Morten.
55m
Available until 30 September 2022

6. Episode 6

When the high school teacher, Rama, is identified as a suspect in the killing of Nanna, Troels Hartmann panics. Rama is one of his immigrant role models and part of his election campaign.
59m
Available until 30 September 2022

7. Episode 7

Sarah cancels her trip to Sweden and Meyer is not happy to have her back. Meanwhile, the police hone in on the teacher, Kemal, as their main suspect and Troels is in danger of being demoted.
58m
Available until 30 September 2022

8. Episode 8

School teacher Rama Kemal is still the main suspect in the young girl's murder, and Sarah and Jan pursue him relentlessly. But is he really the young girl's killer?
57m
Available until 30 September 2022

9. Episode 9

Theis lands in prison after kidnapping Kemal and beating him up. Hartmann avoids a vote of note confidence and then takes revenge on the plotters.
57m
Available until 30 September 2022

10. Episode 10

Meyer and Sarah suspect a cover-up when they're told to stay away from Troels Hartmann, but Sarah pursues the case and finds a Liberal party reception room that looks like a crime scene.
58m
Available until 30 September 2022

11. Episode 11

The team finds traces of blood and fingerprints from Nanna in the Liberal Party's reception rooms, and Troels Hartmann is identified as the driver of the black car in which Nanna was found.
57m
Available until 30 September 2022

12. Episode 12

Troels Hartmann is interrogated by Sarah and Meyer, and admits under interrogation that he that opened a dating profile using the alias Faust. Meanwhile, Sarah's ex-husband suddenly turns up.
58m
Available until 30 September 2022

13. Episode 13

Troels Hartmann has no alibi for the night of Nanna Birk Larsen's murder and both he and the police suspect that Olav Christensen has lent the flat out to a high-ranking person.
56m
Available until 30 September 2022

14. Ep14

Troels Hartmann is still Lennart Brix's main suspect, but there's a twist to the story yet again that sends Sarah after Jens Holck and puts her in mortal danger.
59m
Available until 30 September 2022

15. Ep15

Sarah barely escapes death at the hands of Jens Holck. Brix is convinced that Holck is Nanna's killer and closes the case. But Sarah is not convinced and delves into an old file.
59m
Available until 30 September 2022

16. Ep16

Sarah pursues her theory that Jens Holck was not the killer of Nanna Birk Larsen. She wants the canals in the woods drained, but Brix stops her and withdraws her ID and car.
59m
Available until 30 September 2022

17. Ep17

Sarah Lund is still investigating a link between Mette Hauge, who disappeared 15 years earlier, and the recent death of Nanna Birk Larsen. The link appears to be the removalist firm, Merkur.
58m
Available until 30 September 2022

18. Ep18

Sarah and Meyer find the warehouse where the belongings of Mette Hauge, who disappeared 15 years earlier, are stored.
59m
Available until 30 September 2022

19. Episode 19

Jan Meyer is dead and Sarah Lund is accused of accidently shooting him. Bulow, who's representing the prosecutor, is hounding her mercilessly.
59m
Available until 30 September 2022

20. Episode 20

In the final gripping episode, Sarah goes to Theis Birk Larsen's new house, where she's convinced that Nanna was kept and abused in the cellar. She's now sure she knows who the killer is.
59m
Available until 30 September 2022