‘The Killing III’ episode 1 – info and picture gallery

‘The Killing III’ episode 1, airs Saturday, 17 November at 9.00-10.00pm on BBC Four; episode 2 follows straight after.

The third and last season of Danish hit series The Killing sees Inspector Sarah Lund back for one last case.

Denmark is the midst of a fiercely contested election race, set against the backdrop of the financial crisis.

With 10 days to go to the election, Detective Chief Inspector Sarah Lund prepares to celebrate her 25th year in the police and looks forward to the prospect of a new job in the force. But her relative peace is shattered when unidentified body parts are found at Copenhagen dock only hours before a scheduled visit by the Prime Minister.

Cast include Sofie Gråbøl as Sarah Lund, Nikolaj Lie Kaas as Mathias Borch and Morten Suurballe Lennart Brix

In Danish with English subtitles.

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