The Killing is back! But why have we fallen for subtitled TV from Scandinavia

Nov 19, 2012, 12:45 PM

The Killing begins its third and final series on BBC 4 tomorrow night. The #Danish crime series, with its geeky jumper wearing detective, Sara Lund, has proved to be a surprise hit... But so too have other Nordic imports, including The Bridge and Wallander... So why have we fallen for subtitled TV from #Scandinavia? Barry Forshaw is the author of "death in a cold climate - a guide to Scandinavian crime fiction".. #BBC, #Radio4, #WorldTonight, #TheKilling, #RitulaShah