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The lives of two very different families in the posh neighborhood of Solsidan in Sweden.




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Series cast summary:
Felix Herngren ...  Alex 50 episodes, 2010-2015
Mia Skäringer ...  Anna 50 episodes, 2010-2015
Johan Rheborg ...  Fredde 50 episodes, 2010-2015
Josephine Bornebusch ...  Mickan 50 episodes, 2010-2015
Henrik Dorsin ...  Ove 30 episodes, 2010-2015
Leonardo Rojas Lundgren Leonardo Rojas Lundgren ...  Victor / ... 29 episodes, 2011-2015
Rebecka Teper Rebecka Teper ...  Lussan 27 episodes, 2010-2015
Malin Cederblad Malin Cederblad ...  Anette 26 episodes, 2010-2015
Iris Herngren Iris Herngren ...  Wilma 23 episodes, 2012-2015
Otilia Anttila Otilia Anttila ...  Ebba 22 episodes, 2010-2012


The lives of two very different families in the posh neighborhood of Solsidan in Sweden.

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Release Date:

29 January 2010 (Sweden) See more »

Also Known As:

Solsidan - Onnea onkimassa See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

FLX, Jarowskij AB See more »
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Technical Specs


Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital (5.1)



Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Did You Know?


A movie following the events of the series will be released in December of 2017 See more »


Remade as Qu'est ce qu'on attend pour être heureux? (2018) See more »

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Swedish comedy at its finest
9 December 2018 | by msbecca00See all my reviews

In Solsidan we follow the lives of various characters living in the posh neighbourhood with the same name. We have the stereotypical rich people, Mickan and Fredde, the kooky weirdos Ove and Annette and the "hippies" Anna and Alex. Throughout the show we get to see the hilarious interactions the characters have with each other and other people. Alex is hilariously awkward and anxious, which constantly gets him into trouble. Together with his slightly hippie wife Anna they are the misfits in the fancy neighbourhood. Mickan, however, fits right in. She doesn't work, wears designer clothes and is obsessed with seeming perfect, especially in front of her "friends" who are constantly competing about who seems to have the most perfect life. Fredde is impulsive and obsessed with having all the newest gadgets. Ove is the annoying neighbour that you always try to avoid, but somehow always run into at the worst times. This mix of people, combined with the setting and the social commentary results in a great comedy series, appreciated all over Sweden. You don't have to be Swedish to get into it though, because it brings up topics and jokes that can be appreciated universally. A guaranteed laugh!

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