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Lilyhammer

After testifying against the Mafia, ex-gangster Frank Tagliano enters witness protection and asks to be sent to Norway.

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3 Seasons

Summary

Frank Tagliano (Steven Van Zandt) is a former New York mobster, who after testifying in a trial in the United States, joins the witness protection program. Intrigued by the place after watching the Winter Olympics in 1994, he is relocated to Lillehammer in Norway. The transition from being a feared and respected gangster in New York, to becoming an unemployed immigrant in Norway, is not simple. Frank soon discovers that in order to succeed in this rural Norwegian society, he must resort to his old ways.

Details

Director
Geir Henning HoplandSimen AlsvikØystein Karlsen
Cast
Steven Van ZandtTrond FausaSteinar SagenMarian Saastad OttesenTommy KarlsenFridtjov SåheimRobert SkjærstadNils Jørgen KaalstadAnne KrigsvollMikael Aksnes-PehrsonValentina AlexeevaHenriette SteenstrupMaria JoanaFinn SchauKamal MustaffaiRichard SkogTim AhernJakob OftebroSven NordinKyrre HellumKyrre Haugen SydnessIda Elise BrochMomobou Lamin TourayHenry SikoraAlan FordHenrik MestadRhys CoiroPaul KayeAbby SikoraHamid KarimiGreg CanestrariEira StuedahlNasrin KhusrawiSilje TorpThomas GrubeMarika EnstadRolf Kristian LarsenGisken ArmandMarte Germaine ChristensenJon ØigardenBaard OweErik Madsen
Genres
TV Shows, Crime TV Shows, TV Comedies, TV Dramas
Country
Norway, USA
Available
Nov 10 2014
Release Year
2012

Review

Van Zandt turns in a charming, semi-sweet performance.

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