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The Simple Heist 

Enkelstöten (original title)
Jenny and Cecilia are two women in their 60s who live a regular middle class life in Kalmar. But when both realize that the future is anything but light for them, they decide to do something drastic, robbing a bank office in Stockholm.
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Series cast summary:
Lotta Tejle Lotta Tejle ...  Jenny / ... 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Sissela Kyle ...  Cecilia Stensson 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Tomas von Brömssen ...  Jan 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Ralph Carlsson ...  Gunnar 11 episodes, 2017-2019
Kristin Andersson Kristin Andersson ...  Harriet 10 episodes, 2017-2019
David Wiberg David Wiberg ...  Bengt 9 episodes, 2017-2019
Jimmy Lindström ...  Sverker 8 episodes, 2017-2019
Björn Gustafson ...  Sven-Erik 7 episodes, 2017-2019
Rasmus Engelholm Rasmus Engelholm ...  Filip 6 episodes, 2017-2019
Pontus Edgren Pontus Edgren ...  Patrik / ... 6 episodes, 2017-2019
Danilo Bejarano Danilo Bejarano ...  Oscar 5 episodes, 2017
Gunilla Röör ...  Anki 5 episodes, 2017
Nina Togner Fex Nina Togner Fex ...  Ragnhild 5 episodes, 2017-2019
Johan Glans Johan Glans 5 episodes, 2019
Måns Nathanaelson 5 episodes, 2019
Shima Niavarani Shima Niavarani ...  Julia 5 episodes, 2019
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Jenny Bengtsson is a teacher living in Kalmar, Sweden, struggling to stay afloat during her divorce. Her best friend, Doctor Cecilia Stensson, has financial problems after failed investments in the stock market. Every day they're forced to take crap from students, parents, patients and bosses who all expect them to give more than they're able to. They're tired of women always being the ones stuck between family and career and constantly having to struggle to make ends meet. When they both realize that the future is anything other than bright, they decide to do something drastic, insane actually - to rob the main branch of the Stockholm Bank. The Simple Heist tells the story that leads up to the crazy decision to rob a bank, the preparations, the heist itself and the aftermath: does the money solve all their problems or do they just get new ones? How are they supposed to drive a getaway car with a drunk teenager in the backseat? What's the best way to commit breaking-and-entering when ... Written by Happy_Evil_Dude

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Swedish

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15 November 2017 (Sweden) See more »

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Laughed-Out-Loud
17 September 2019 | by PeterHerrmannSee all my reviews

Saw Seasons 1 and 2. Very original. Very funny. The casting of all the character is brilliant ... lots of humor to all of them. Not only are they funny, but the chemistry between them is great and you like them. Season 2 in particular takes some hysterical pot-shots some pretensions in society and pretentious people. Would be nice if there were a Season 3 - but as of 9/16/2019, no word yet.


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