This DVD offer of the week is the second season of Danish television crime series The Protectors. This Nordic series stars Cecile Stenspil, Søren Vejby and André Babikan as three elite members of the Personal Protection Unit of the National Police based in Copenhagen.
Their job is to target potential threats that may come against their VIP clients and work hard to locate potential terrorist groups, protestors and/or stalkers. The second season sees the group having to deal with the outrage of the Islamic state after a Danish newspaper published a cartoon of the prophet Muhammad. With risks heightened The Protectors find themselves dealing with threats not just in Denmark but as far a field as Russia and Pakistan, with thousands of lives at stake.
The Protectors won the International Emmy Award for best non-American television drama in 2009 and has continued on to receive critical praise from audiences and critics alike. The second season of this award-winning Danish series could be yours own on DVD and you can pick up a copy for just £8.99.