In the near future, Norway is occupied by Russia on behalf of the European Union, due to the fact that the newly elected environmental friendly Norwegian government has stopped the all important oil- and gas-production in the North Sea.
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Series cast summary:
Henrik Mestad ...  Jesper Berg 18 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Hans Martin Djupvik 18 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Bente Norum 18 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Irina Sidorova 18 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Hilde Djupvik / ... 18 episodes, 2015-2017
Janne Heltberg ...  Anita Rygh / ... 18 episodes, 2015-2017
Kristin Braut-Solheim ...  Maja Norum 16 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Ingrid Bø 14 episodes, 2015-2017
Ragnhild Gudbrandsen ...  Wenche Arnesen 12 episodes, 2015-2017
Alexej Manvelov ...  Nikolai / ... 12 episodes, 2015-2017
Ella Malia Prince ...  Andrea Djupvik 11 episodes, 2015-2017
Stig R. Amdam ...  Harald Vold 10 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Geir Buan 10 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Stefan Christensen 9 episodes, 2015-2017
Daniel Rusten Larsen ...  Petter Eriksen 9 episodes, 2015
Kristin Skogheim ...  Ingvild Friis 9 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Fransk EU-kommisær / ... 9 episodes, 2015-2017
Ulrik Skage ...  PST-ansatt / ... 9 episodes, 2015-2017
...  Thomas Eriksen 9 episodes, 2015-2017
Hans Olav Brenner ...  Lukas Pedersen 8 episodes, 2017
...  Astrid Berg 8 episodes, 2015-2017
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In the near future, Norway is occupied by Russia on behalf of the European Union, due to the fact that the newly elected environmental friendly Norwegian government has stopped the all important oil- and gas-production in the North Sea.

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The series caused outrage in Russia, and the Russian ambassador to Norway claimed it was an outrage that the Russian Federation was painted as an aggressor. Even though the series producers emphasised that the plot was all based on fiction, the ambassador claimed in September 2015 that this could damage Russian-Norwegian relations in real life. See more »

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Black and Gold
Performed by Sivert Høyem
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Brilliant series. What compromises would YOU make?
4 June 2016 | by See all my reviews

Critics seem to be getting hung up on the realism of the set up for this series. Is it realistic that Russia would undertake a 'soft' invasion of a small European country after critical energy production was stopped in response to climate change, and would NATO sit back and allow it to happen on their doorstep? Probably not, but that's not what this brilliant political thriller is really about. If a more powerful country invaded YOUR country, would you resist, would you keep your head down and try to 'get along' with the invaders if they kept promising to leave but didn't, what compromises would you make to try to avoid a full blown military invasion and loss of life. At what point would you decide that 'enough's enough'? When you see someone openly shot in the street by the occupiers? When free press is shut down? Vichy France, Russia's recent forays into the Ukraine and Hong Kong being handed back to China, all spring to mind. Viewers need to get over the likelihood or otherwise of the basic premise of this series, and just enjoy a really well written, well acted mini series that keeps you in a state of nervous suspense. One that makes you think about history, current world events and future possibilities. How far would you allow yourself to be pushed around before you decided to push back?


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