The first Swedish Original Series for Netflix has begun filming on location in Sweden and Croatia. “Störst av allt” (aka “Quicksand”) is based on the best-selling novel by Malin Persson Giolito and will launch in 2019.
When a mass shooting takes place at a prep school in Stockholm’s wealthiest suburb, a normal high school student, Maja Norberg, finds herself on trial for murder. When the events of that tragic day are revealed, so too are the private details about her relationship with Sebastian Fagerman and his dysfunctional family.
The cast includes Hanna Ardéhn (30 grader i februari), William Spetz (Solsidan, Jag älskar dig – En skilsmässokomedi), Felix Sandman (We are the best!), David Dencik (Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, Top of the Lake), Reuben Sallmander (The Bridge, Millennium), Anna Björk (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Bridge), Christopher Wollter (Modus, Gråzon), Evin Ahmad (Dröm vidare, Girls of the Sun), Maria Sundbom (Flickan, mamman och Demonerna), Rebecka Hemse (De dagar som blommorna blommar, Innan vi dör), Helena af Sandberg, Shanti Roney and Ella Rappich.
The series is directed by Per-Olav Sørensen (Nobel, The Saboteurs) and Lisa Farzaneh (Arne Dahl, Det som göms i snö), written by Camilla Ahlgren (The Bridge, Marcella) and is Executive Produced by Pontus Edgren (The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window and Disappeared) and Martina Håkansson. The series produced by Fatima Varhos (Sanctuary, Trespassing Bergman) and Frida Asp (Bonusfamiljen, The Simple Heist).