A smart lawyer whose drinking and recklessness send him on a path of self-destruction finds new purpose investigating a teenager's apparent suicide.
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Series cast summary:
Steinunn Ólína Þorsteinsdóttir ...  Gabríela 9 episodes, 2015
Magnús Jónsson ...  Logi 9 episodes, 2015
Birna Rún Eiríksdóttir ...  Hanna 9 episodes, 2015
Elma Stefania Agustsdottir ...  Ilmur 9 episodes, 2015
Bergur Þór Ingólfsson Bergur Þór Ingólfsson ...  Jónas 9 episodes, 2015
Jóhanna Vigdís Arnardóttir Jóhanna Vigdís Arnardóttir ...  Brynhildur 9 episodes, 2015
Þorsteinn Bachmann ...  Högni 9 episodes, 2015
Halldóra Geirharðsdóttir ...  Guðný 9 episodes, 2015
Arnar Jónsson Arnar Jónsson ...  Benedikt 8 episodes, 2015
Davíð Freyr Þórunnarson Davíð Freyr Þórunnarson ...  Tóti 8 episodes, 2015
Nína Dögg Filippusdóttir ...  Soffía 7 episodes, 2015
Björn Stefánsson ...  Þór 7 episodes, 2015
Hjörtur Jóhann Jónsson ...  Pálmi 7 episodes, 2015
Ólöf Ragna Árnadóttir Ólöf Ragna Árnadóttir ...  Lára 6 episodes, 2015
Walter Grímsson Walter Grímsson ...  Halldór 6 episodes, 2015
Birna Hafstein Birna Hafstein ...  Hrafnhildur 6 episodes, 2015
Dofri Hermannsson Dofri Hermannsson ...  Benedetto 6 episodes, 2015
Elín Sif Halldórsdóttir ...  Elfa Dögg 5 episodes, 2015
Guðrún María Bjarnadóttir Guðrún María Bjarnadóttir ...  Rakel 5 episodes, 2015
Elísabet Skagfjord Elísabet Skagfjord ...  Unnur 5 episodes, 2015
Sigurður Þór Óskarsson ...  Júlíus 4 episodes, 2015
Katrín Ynja Hrafnkelsdóttir Katrín Ynja Hrafnkelsdóttir ...  Glóey 4 episodes, 2015
Elísabet Inga Sigurðardóttir Elísabet Inga Sigurðardóttir ...  Ballet Student 4 episodes, 2015
Karl Ágúst Úlfsson Karl Ágúst Úlfsson ...  Axel 4 episodes, 2015
Helga Kristín Helgadóttir ...  Doctor / ... 4 episodes, 2015
Elva Bjartey Aðalsteinsdóttir Elva Bjartey Aðalsteinsdóttir ...  Indiana 3 episodes, 2015
Soley Eliasdottir Soley Eliasdottir ...  Mamma Elvu 3 episodes, 2015
Gudmundur Thorvaldsson ...  Father of Elfa Dögg 3 episodes, 2015
Edda Björgvinsdóttir ...  Prestur 3 episodes, 2015
Jónmundur Grétarsson ...  Ásgeir lögreglumaður 3 episodes, 2015
Magnús Ragnarsson Magnús Ragnarsson ...  Magnús 3 episodes, 2015
Hallgrímur Ólafsson ...  Store Manager 3 episodes, 2015
Þórey Birgisdóttir ...  Ballet Student 3 episodes, 2015
Vignir Daði Valtýsson Vignir Daði Valtýsson ...  Sigmundur 2 episodes, 2015
Lilja Guðrún Þorvaldsdóttir Lilja Guðrún Þorvaldsdóttir ...  Gabríela's Mother 2 episodes, 2015
Kolbeinn Arnbjörnsson Kolbeinn Arnbjörnsson ...  Doctor Sigfús 2 episodes, 2015
Rúnar Freyr Gíslason ...  Davið 2 episodes, 2015
Hunter Immanuel Muscat Hunter Immanuel Muscat ...  Gummi 2 episodes, 2015
Jóhann Kristinsson Jóhann Kristinsson ...  Gang Member 2 episodes, 2015
Unnsteinn Manuel Stefánsson Unnsteinn Manuel Stefánsson ...  Egill 2 episodes, 2015
Thorunn Erna Clausen ...  Indiana's Mother 2 episodes, 2015
Harpa Arnardóttir Harpa Arnardóttir ...  Fund Manager 2 episodes, 2015
Valur Freyr Einarsson ...  Indiana's Father 2 episodes, 2015
Júlí Heiðar Halldórsson Júlí Heiðar Halldórsson 2 episodes, 2015
Ragnheiður Steindórsdóttir Ragnheiður Steindórsdóttir ...  Benedikt's Wife 2 episodes, 2015
Þórunn Gunnlaugsdóttir Þórunn Gunnlaugsdóttir ...  Youth Center Employee 2 episodes, 2015
Ólafía Hrönn Jónsdóttir Ólafía Hrönn Jónsdóttir ...  Kona Högna / ... 2 episodes, 2015
Ragnar Jónsson ...  Doctor 2 episodes, 2015


When teenager Lara is found hanged at the local ballet school it is assumed that she committed suicide; detective Gabríela believes there is more to it than that and starts digging into the girl's life. She isn't the only person investigating; Lara's parents have employed a lawyer to look into the case. As the series progresses it becomes apparent there are a lot of very unpleasant things going on; a pair of boys are posting videos of girls having sex onto the internet, a ballet teacher who bullies his students and gives them drugs, an adoptive father who clearly has something to hide and some young men who are getting teenage girls hooked on drugs before forcing them into prostitution.

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The actress playing Hanna as an underage girl was 22 at the filming of this series. See more »


Spun-off from Réttur (2009) See more »

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Amazing, but unsure how to see next series with English subtitles
27 February 2017 | by suzanne-lawson1See all my reviews

This series is amazing. There are so many twists and turns to the plot, where I think I know who's responsible, until I suspect another who I wouldn't have guessed. I would never have expected such a clever crime drama from a country with one of the lowest crime rates. I'm a woman and I don't know what other reviewer was ranting on about it being misogynistic. It had some unpleasant scenes regarding abuse, drug use, prstitution, pimps, but it was just a story about unfortunate people. If anything it gives a warning against young girls getting involved in abusive people and situations. Only thing is it left a few unanswered questions, so seems to be the start of another series, but I'm unsure how to find out if I can watch with English subtitles. I only found out about Case because the first programme was on Channel 4 part of Walter Presents, and then the rest online. Like the Icelandic comedy Næturvaktin/The Night Shift, I don't have a clue how I can watch again with English subtitles since BBC stopped showing on their website.

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18 October 2015 (Iceland) See more »

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