Bonne Année! And what a way to kick off the new year than with a dozen new shows and seasons, including the return of our favorite wisecracking Danish teacher!
Last year was a banner one for Euro TV programs in the UK and US, with the return of several international hits and the premieres of many brand new shows that rocked.
Theme songs. The best ones don’t just remind you of favorite shows, but also evoke and leave you with something more than just your playing them over and over in your head.
We met her in the worldwide hit Danish dramedy Rita. Now Rita’s fellow teacher, Hjørdis, has a show to call her own — Hjørdis — and it’s streaming right now.
Ja, ja, JA! Outstanding Actress award winner Mille Dinesen returns as Euro TV fans’ favorite grade school teacher in Denmark. Welcome to the third season of Rita.
Sophomore seasons of television shows are an iffy lot. Sometimes they’re as good as the first, sometimes not. In the case of the Danish dramedy, Rita, it’s even better.
Nordic noir it isn’t, but the Danish comedy-drama, Rita, is still a hit on Netflix around the world. And it returns to the subscription VoD service with new episodes in 2015.