Quirky police detective, in Finland, delves into his mind palace to solve despicable crimes all the while trying to keep his family together. If Sherlock was based in Finland this would be it.

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Series cast summary:
Ville Virtanen ...  Kari Sorjonen 11 episodes, 2016
Matleena Kuusniemi Matleena Kuusniemi ...  Pauliina Sorjonen 11 episodes, 2016
Anu Sinisalo Anu Sinisalo ...  Lena Jaakkola 11 episodes, 2016
Lenita Susi Lenita Susi ...  Katia Jaakkola 11 episodes, 2016
Kristiina Halttu Kristiina Halttu ...  Taina Henttunen 11 episodes, 2016
Olivia Ainali Olivia Ainali ...  Janina Sorjonen 11 episodes, 2016
Ilkka Villi ...  Niko Uusitalo 11 episodes, 2016
Max Bremer Max Bremer ...  HP Lund 11 episodes, 2016
Matti Laine ...  Risto Susi-Huhtala 11 episodes, 2016
Jasmin Hamid Jasmin Hamid ...  Jenna 'Jänis' Luhta 11 episodes, 2016
Janne Virtanen Janne Virtanen ...  Robert Degerman 10 episodes, 2016
Elias Salonen Elias Salonen ...  Elias Ström 9 episodes, 2016
Niina Nurminen Niina Nurminen ...  Johanna Metso 6 episodes, 2016
Mikko Leppilampi Mikko Leppilampi ...  Mikael Ahola 6 episodes, 2016
Johan Storgård Johan Storgård ...  Tuomas Heikkinen 6 episodes, 2016
Eriikka Väliahde Eriikka Väliahde ...  Satu-Maria Porttila 5 episodes, 2016
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A top murder investigator from the capital city of Finland moves to a small town of Lappeenranta nearby the Russian border in order to work less and spend more time with his family. However he soon realizes that the bordertown isn't the peaceful town he thought it was.

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Crime | Drama | Mystery

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Official Sites:

Fisher King Production

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Finland | France

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Finnish | Russian

Release Date:

16 October 2016 (Finland) See more »

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Bordertown See more »

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Lappeenranta, Finland See more »

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Excellent
14 September 2017 | by dulanytroopSee all my reviews

Maybe a few cliche's, maybe not all that deep, but suspenseful and exciting enough keep your interest. All of the characters work, and their relationships are very believable. Finland looks beautiful. Nothing is overdone. Violence and sex is just graphic enough to get the message across and the plots are not nearly as complicated as your typical English mystery.


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