Stella Blómkvist Sells to AMC Networks’ Sundance Now


Red Arrow Studios International has licensed the neo-noir crime drama Stella Blómkvist to AMC Networks’ Sundance Now.

Produced by Sagafilm for Síminn and Viaplay, Stella Blómkvist is set to stream on the Sundance Now SVOD platform in North America, the U.K., Australia and New Zealand. The series has also been recommissioned for a second season by Síminn in Iceland.

Bo Stehmeier, president of Red Arrow Studios International, said: “Stella Blómkvist is a gripping, stylishly executed female-driven series that puts a satisfying spin on the Nordic Noir phenomenon. Broadcasters and platforms continue to be attracted to genre-breaking international dramas such as this, and we are delighted to be bringing the show to audiences around the world.”

Jan Diedrichsen, executive director for Sundance Now said: “The Sundance brand is synonymous with great storytelling, and Stella Blómkvist is sure to appeal to Sundance Now’s discerning subscriber base, who come to the service for high-quality original content from around the globe.”