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Series cast summary:
Bert-Åke Varg ...  Gustav Sjögren 315 episodes, 1992-2002
Johannes Brost ...  Torbjörn 'Joker' Jonasson 307 episodes, 1992-2002
Hans V. Engström Hans V. Engström ...  Uno Kronkvist / ... 307 episodes, 1992-2002
Kenneth Söderman Kenneth Söderman ...  Tony Sjögren 297 episodes, 1992-2002
Gaby Stenberg ...  Beatrice Dahlén / ... 264 episodes, 1992-2002
Gösta Prüzelius ...  Reidar Dahlén 260 episodes, 1992-2001
Ola Forssmed Ola Forssmed ...  Micki Sandell 218 episodes, 1996-2002
Bengt Bauler Bengt Bauler ...  Carl Ericson 210 episodes, 1994-2002
Yvonne Schaloske Yvonne Schaloske ...  Vera Bengtsson / ... 192 episodes, 1996-2002
Ewa Carlsson Ewa Carlsson ...  Margareta Lager / ... 183 episodes, 1996-2001
Margaretha Byström Margaretha Byström ...  Katarina Remmer / ... 161 episodes, 1997-2002
Carina Lidbom Carina Lidbom ...  Alexandra Remmer / ... 144 episodes, 1992-2002
Patrik Bergner Patrik Bergner ...  Nikolaj Remlund 141 episodes, 1998-2002


"Rederiet" is one of the most successful and longest running series in Swedish television history. The story is about a shipping company which conducts passenger traffic on the Baltic sea between Stockholm in Sweden and Åbo in Finland. The story takes place both in Stockholm (mostly in the office of the company) and on board the ship m/s Freja. The company (Dahlénrederiet) has for decades been run by the Dahlén family. But there are other people who try to gain control over the company, which leads to a constant struggle for the power. We also get to follow the life on board the ship, where people fall in love and break up. There are also struggles for higher positions on the ship and some people use their position to make some extra money. And in the middle of all that, there may be troubles with the passengers or with the ship which have to be solved. There will be terrible accidents, deaths, murders, smuggling, theft, infidelity, arson, rape, drugs, insanity and many other terrible... Written by Jens Andersson

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Gaby Stenberg is credited in 264 episodes but only appears in 238 - the rest are credit only appearances, including the entire season 19 (except episode #300, in which she appears in clips from past episodes). See more »


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Entertaining. Not always good!
16 December 2004 | by connyskribentSee all my reviews

In terms of acting, writing and directing this show declined considerably towards 1995-1996, many original characters left and the ideas for new stories were running dry. "Rederiet" however never failed to be entertaining. You didn't take it too seriously, but with characters like Joker (Johannes Brost), Uno (Hans V. Engström) and Gustav (Bert-Åke Varg) it was always funny to watch.

There was some mass protests when SVT decided to cancel the show. But to be honest I think it was time to pull the plug (or change the head writers). I would not mind a reunion movie though!

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20 August 1992 (Sweden) See more »

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