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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
Hodejegerne Writer
Okkupert Writer
I Am Victor Writer


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 2015-2017 Okkupert (TV Series) (original idea - 18 episodes)
- February Part 2 (2017) ... (original idea)
- February Part 1 (2017) ... (original idea)
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 2017 The Snowman (based on the novel by)
 2013 I Am Victor (TV Movie) (based on novel)
 2011 Arme Riddere (story)
 2011 Hodejegerne (novel)
 2010 Ferdig mann (Short) (lyrics)
 2009 Konto og gitar (Short)
 2005 Deadline Torp (TV Movie) (adaptation)
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Novel: "The Devil's Star" See more »

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Jo Nesbö


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Used to be a well-paid financial analyst until he decided to write full-time. See more »


Writes gritty, violent crime novels. See more »

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