Discover the mystery of the intriguing new Danish series in this latest teaser!
Heartless is a new bewitching thriller from Denmark that combines the enigmatic elements of a Nordic Noir series with the mysticism of the supernatural. As part of the cutting-edge new Scandi series of 2016, including Trapped and Follow the Money, Heartless is making its way to DVD in April!
In this coming-of-age thriller, we are given a fresh take on the Gothic supernatural genre. Orphaned twins Sebastian (Sebastian Jessen) and Sofie Nielsen (Julie Zangenberg) have a dark secret: by night they are forced to feed on humans to satisfy their essential carnal urges. However, compelled to understand who they are and where they came from, the pair follow the path to their past which leads them to Ottmannsgaard. Here, they enrol at the prestigious boarding school only to discover the residents have their own share of sinister surprises in store.
Heartless stars Sebastian Jessen (Love Is All You Need, 2012), Julie Zangenberg (Sommeren ’92, 2015), Gustav Dyekjær Giese (Northwest, 2013), as well as familiar faces from Nordic Noir and drama Nicolaj Kopernikus (The Killing I, 2007) and Petrine Agger (Borgen, 2010-2013). The series is created by Mikkel Munch-Fals (Nothing’s All Bad, 2010) and co-written by Nikolaj Scherfig, whose credits include The Bridge (2011- ).
In this eight episode mystery thriller, prepare to be lured down the ominously lit corridors of Ottmannsgaard and find out the truth behind the Heartless mystery.
Heartless is released on DVD through Nordic Noir & Beyond on 18th April. Pre-order your copy here.