Netflix continues to release great dramas from all over Europe, especially from Scandinavian countries like Denmark. New Danish crime drama series The Nurse is based on the shocking real-life events surrounding nurse Christina Aistrup Hansen, who was sentenced to twelve years in prison after four counts of attempted murder of patients. Coming to Netflix in April 2023, we’ve got everything you need to know about The Nursem, including the plot, cast, trailer, and Netflix release date.
The Nurse is an upcoming Danish Netflix Original limited crime drama series directed and co-written by Kasper Barfoed. Dorte W. Høgh was the second writer for the series. Nina Leidersdorff and Morten Kjems Hytten Juhl are the series producers, with Meta Louise Foldager Sørensen serving as executive producer. Danish studio SAM Productions is behind the series.
The Nurse is based on the book of the same name written by Kristian Corfixen.
When is The nurse Netflix release date?
Subscribers only have a short wait before the launch of The nursecoming to Netflix on Thursday, April 27, 2023.
What is the plot of The nurse?
the synopsis of The nurse has been obtained from Netflix:
One morning in March 2015, Danish police received a call from a nurse at Nykøbing Falster Hospital. She suspects that her close colleague deliberately killed the patients and fears it has happened again. A murder case soon unfolds the likes of which have never been seen before in Danish legal history. Several co-workers are now telling police they also suspect the nurse of poisoning patients, with some even saying they have been walking around with this suspicion for several years. But why hasn’t anyone responded? And where is the evidence? The Nurse is based on the true story of Danish nurse Christina Aistrup Hansen, who was sentenced to 12 years on four counts of attempted murder in 2017.
Who are the cast members of The nurse?
Josephine Park plays the lead role of Christina Aistrup Hansen. The Danish actress has yet to star in a Netflix original, making The Nurse her official debut for the streaming service. Park is known for starring in the series on all fours like Jose, and Nana in baby fever.
Fanny Louise Bernth plays the role of Pernille Kurzmann Larssen. Bernth will also make her Netflix debut in The Nurse, having previously starred in a variety of Danish shows.
Peter Zandersen plays the role of Niels Lundén. Zanderson has never starred in a Netflix series or movie, however, he did star in the extremely popular drama series Borgen, which is available to stream on Netflix.
Amalie Lindegård plays the role of Katja Lorentzen. Lindegård is best known for starring in the Danish drama series 29 as Laura.
Dick Kaysø plays the role of Kenny.
He remaining cast members listed are;
- Selma Kjær Kuscu as Alberte
- Sofia Cukic as Marlene
- Stephanie Nguyen as Diana
- Mathilde Eusebio as Ditte
- Stine Schrøder Jensen as Pia
- Sara Fanta Traore as Trine
- Shahbaz Sarwar as Wojciech
- Tammi Øst as Linda
- Lukas Løkken as Morten
- Marion Reuther as Marina
- Anne Stensgaard-Juul as Ida
- Frederikke Dahl Hansen as Desiree
- Katja Holm as Marianne
- Jesper Milsted as Vagn
- Mikhail Belinson as Andrei
- Claus Flygare as John Trine Runge as Birthe
When and where did the filming take place?
Filming reportedly took place between December 22, 2022 and March 2, 2023.
Filming took place in Nykøbing Falster, Denmark.
What is the episode count?
The limited series has a total of four episodes.
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