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During a snowy Christmas season in Sweden, psychologist and profiler Inger Johanne Vik finds not only herself but also her autistic daughter drawn into the investigation of a number of disturbing deaths.
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Series cast summary:
Melinda Kinnaman ...  Inger Johanne Vik 16 episodes, 2015-2017
Henrik Norlén ...  Ingvar Nyman 16 episodes, 2015-2017
Esmeralda Struwe ...  Stina Vik 13 episodes, 2015-2017
Simon J. Berger ...  Isak Aronson 12 episodes, 2015-2017
Annika Hallin ...  Hedvig Nyström 12 episodes, 2015-2017
Gerhard Hoberstorfer ...  Bo Sundberg 12 episodes, 2015-2017
Lily Wahlsteen Lily Wahlsteen ...  Linnea Vik 9 episodes, 2015-2017
Greg Wise ...  Warren Schifford 8 episodes, 2017
Marek Oravec ...  Richard Forrester 8 episodes, 2015
Samuel Fröler ...  Torbjörn Skoglund 8 episodes, 2017
Anja Lundqvist Anja Lundqvist ...  Jessica Östlund 8 episodes, 2017
Kim Cattrall ...  Helen Tyler 8 episodes, 2017
Paprika Steen ...  Alva Roos 8 episodes, 2017
Johan Rabaeus ...  Harald Bohman 8 episodes, 2017
Magnus Roosmann ...  Marcus Ståhl 8 episodes, 2015
Peter Jöback ...  Rolf Ljungberg 8 episodes, 2015
Johan Widerberg ...  Lukas Lindgren 8 episodes, 2015
Billy Campbell ...  Dale Tyler 8 episodes, 2017
Krister Henriksson ...  Erik Lindgren 8 episodes, 2015
Liv Mjönes ...  Patricia Green 8 episodes, 2015
Lo Kauppi Lo Kauppi ...  Linda Clason 8 episodes, 2017
Nina Zanjani Nina Zanjani ...  Philippa 8 episodes, 2017
Cecilia Nilsson ...  Elisabeth Lindgren 8 episodes, 2015
Christopher Wollter ...  Tobias Magnusson 8 episodes, 2017
Sigge Eklund ...  Gustav 8 episodes, 2017
Jonas Malmsjö Jonas Malmsjö ...  Oscar Ek 8 episodes, 2017
Emilia Poma ...  Zoe Tyler 7 episodes, 2017
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During a snowy Christmas season in Sweden, psychologist and profiler Inger Johanne Vik finds not only herself but also her autistic daughter drawn into the investigation of a number of disturbing deaths, through which she meets detective Ingvar Nyman of "Rikskrim", a Swedish national police force. Nyman is dispatched to Uppsala to investigate the shocking Christmas Eve murder of bishop Elisabeth Lindgren. In Stockholm, the bodies keep turning up - though the causes of death vary. But before long, Inger Johanne starts noticing a pattern. MODUS is a thrilling story that raises questions about religion, human rights, and the very nature of love itself. It goes beyond conventional crime and peppers the story with red-hot political issues and criticizing intolerance. Written by Miso Film

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Modus was broadcast in the United Kingdom on BBC Four during November and December 2016. See more »

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a quite well made Swedish TV series like several others!
24 October 2015 | by googoojiSee all my reviews

Modus is a pretty well made TV series just like several other nice TV series made by swedes!

I think the reason for why i am pretty much into Modus is that it is pretty engaging. it really is pretty much like quite several other Swedish TV series such like Äkta Människor, Jordskott, Beck and even the comedy one Solsidan. The storytelling is so good and with that many characters making appearance, one never knows what connects all of them and what their true intention really is. Modus does not have a so unique or ground breaking subject in terms of the purpose of the wicked happenings committed so far in it. But the making of it combined with good directing, acting and cinematography gives this series a great atmosphere and quite a few mysteries to solve which, is also what has so far got me hooked for.

it surely is highly different from any America made TV series and it so far lives up to what i am always happy to see in a Swedish TV production. will continue follow the show till the end of the mysteries gets revealed!

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