Lilyhammer (2012– )

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A New York mobster goes into hiding in rural Lillehammer in Norway after testifying against his former associates.

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 Frank Tagliano (17 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Torgeir Lien (17 episodes, 2012-2014)
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 Roar Lien (15 episodes, 2012-2013)
Marian Saastad Ottesen ...
 Sigrid Haugli (15 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Arne (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Jan Johansen (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
Robert Skjærstad ...
 Roy 'Fingern' Aass (10 episodes, 2012-2013)
Anne Krigsvoll ...
 Laila Hovland (10 episodes, 2012-2013)
Mikael Aksnes-Pehrson ...
 Jonas Haugli (9 episodes, 2012-2013)
Henriette Steenstrup ...
 Randi (7 episodes, 2013)
Nils Jørgen Kaalstad ...
 Dag Solstad (7 episodes, 2012-2013)
Kamal Mustaffai ...
 Hassan (7 episodes, 2013)
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Frank Tagliano (Steven Van Zandt), is a former New York mobster, who after testifying in a trial in the United States, joins the witness protection program. Intrigued by the place after watching the Winter Olympics in 1994, he is relocated to Lillehammer in Norway. The transition from being a feared and respected gangster in New York, to becoming an unemployed immigrant in Norway, is not simple. Frank soon discovers that in order to succeed in this rural Norwegian society, he must resort to his old ways. Written by Anonymous

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LilyHammer Simply Amazing.
26 February 2012 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Steve is amazing in the show and its creation, great story line, great characters. I really hope Nexflix runs 10 seasons. Good job Netflix keep making Lilyhammer the great show that it is. Great job Steve.

Anyone who watches the first episode will be hooked into watching all eight amazing episodes in one day. The show has its great funny points throughout all episodes, and a great story line with amazing talent from all the cast. Please Take sometime to watch this amazing first time production by Netflix.

Frank "The Fixer" Tagliano (Steven Van Zandt), a former member of the New York mob, is put in the witness protection program after testifying in a trial in the United States. Tagliano is relocated to Lillehammer in Norway as he was intrigued by the town when he saw television images of the 1994 Winter Olympics, and therefore chooses to start his new life, as Norwegian-American immigrant Giovanni Henriksen.


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