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Black Widow 

Penoza (original title)
After her husband is assassinated, housewife Carmen reluctantly has to take charge of the criminal business of her family.
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Series cast summary:
Monic Hendrickx ...  Carmen van Walraven-de Rue 48 episodes, 2010-2017
Sigrid ten Napel Sigrid ten Napel ...  Natalie van Walraven 48 episodes, 2010-2017
Stijn Taverne Stijn Taverne ...  Boris van Walraven 48 episodes, 2010-2017
Niels Gomperts ...  Lucien van Walraven 47 episodes, 2010-2017
Olga Zuiderhoek Olga Zuiderhoek ...  Fiep Homoet 46 episodes, 2010-2017
Loek Peters ...  Berry Reitens 46 episodes, 2010-2017
Raymond Thiry ...  Nicolaas Luther 43 episodes, 2010-2017
Hajo Bruins Hajo Bruins ...  Jim Leeflang 43 episodes, 2010-2017
Medina Schuurman Medina Schuurman ...  Sandrina Breusink-Ritchie 34 episodes, 2010-2017
Gijs Naber ...  Lucas 'Storm' Albema 30 episodes, 2013-2017
Jacqueline Blom Jacqueline Blom ...  Justine de Heer 26 episodes, 2012-2015
Marcel Musters Marcel Musters ...  Simon Zwart 25 episodes, 2012-2015
Eric Corton Eric Corton ...  John de Weerdt 22 episodes, 2012-2015
Joost Koning Joost Koning ...  Koen de Weerdt 21 episodes, 2012-2015


After her husband is assassinated, housewife Carmen reluctantly has to take charge of the criminal business of her family.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller






English | Spanish | Serbian | Dutch

Release Date:

12 September 2010 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Black Widow See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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The announced fifth season will be the last. See more »


Referenced in De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #12.25 (2018) See more »

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Humorless, cynical, unrealistic
4 December 2013 | by ari-74See all my reviews

I just saw the last episode of the third series. The acting was very good but the story was totally unconvincing, sadistic and lacked any kind of humor at all. but at the same time I watched the fifth series of Breaking Bad, that has humor, terrific acting, not always full speed, but it takes its moments that gives it a good atmosphere.

But maybe that is the wrong comparison. I always had a bad taste after i watched the episodes. I hope there will be made a good Dutchcrime-series. It should be possible with such a cast. The cinematography is very good, the acting is terrific. But only black scenes and no relief at all

I am not going to watch the next Penoza.....

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