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Jo Nesbø

Jo Nesbø is a world-renowned crime writer recognized for broadening the scope of modern crime and thriller fiction. His books have garnered countless international awards, sold over forty million copies, and been translated into fifty languages. In addition to the Harry Hole series he is the author of stand-alone novels Headhunters and The Son, as... See full bio »

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The Snowman Writer
Okkupert Writer


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  The Son (TV Mini Series) (novel) (pre-production)
  The hanging sun (based on the novel by) (post-production)
 2015-2020 Okkupert (TV Series) (original idea - 24 episodes)
- September Part 2 (2020) ... (original idea)
- September Part 1 (2019) ... (original idea)
- June (2019) ... (original idea)
- May (2019) ... (original idea)
- April (2019) ... (original idea)
 2017 The Snowman (novel)
 2013 I Am Victor (TV Movie) (based on novel)
 2013 Karaluchy (Audioplay) (Video) (based on a novel by)
 2011 Jackpot (story)
 2011 Jo Nesbø's Headhunters (novel)
 2010 Ferdig mann (Short) (lyrics)
 2009 Banking on My Guitar (Short)
 2005 Deadline Torp (TV Movie) (adaptation)
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Book": "Stemmer fra Balkan/Atten dager i mai", written with Espen Søbye See more »

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Jo Nesbö


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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He's a fan of Breaking Bad (2008) and Mad Men (2007). See more »


His books often contain drug crime. See more »

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