Get ready for the new heist in the world of crime and drama; Netflix has released a new trailer for its upcoming Swedish-language crime thriller series Clark.
The Trailer of a new series “Clark” released!
The series will air on May 5, 2022 and will have six one-hour episodes. All six episodes were expected to be revealed in one go between 12 noon and 3 a.m.
Bill Skarsgård stars as the notorious Swedish criminal Clark Olofsson.
The series is directed and co-written by Jonas Åkerlund based on the scripts written by Fredrik Agetoft and Peter Arrhenius, the producer is Scandinavian Content Group.
It is based on the life and career of Sweden’s most notorious bank robber, Clark Olofsson.
In the autobiographical series, debatable personalities from Swedish history form the most important basis.
Clark olofssoon`s autobiography Vafan var det som hände? (aka What Happened?) uncover the truth and lies of his life with a criminal career that included drug dealing, attempted murder, assassination attempt, and several bank robberies.
The series showcased both the childhood and present of Clark’s life.
whose 1973 bank robbery gave rise to the phrase “Stockholm Syndrome”.
Netflix gave the series an “A” rating for offensive words, violence, sex and nudity, drinking and smoking. The show is not suitable for minors.
Clark was filmed in three countries such as Lithuania, Croatia and Sweden.
Clark`s Cast via IMBD below:
- Bill Skarsgard as Clark Olofsson
- Kolbjorn Skarsgård as Young Clark
- Adam Lundgren as Kurre Räven
- Lukas Wetterberg as Teen Clark
- Sandra Ilar as Ingbritt Olofsson
- Vilhelm Blomgren as Tommy Lindström
- Peter Viitanen as Sten Olofsson
- Hanna Bjorn as Maria
- Agnes Lindström Bolmgren as Ingela
- Isabelle Grill as Madou
- Bjorn Gustafsson as Kaj-Robert
- Malin Levanon as Lizo
- Sofie Hoflack as Marijke
- Christoffer Nordenrot as Janne Olsson
Many more supporting actors in the series gave 100% to their roles. You can check out the full cast details on the IMDb page.
All about Clark Olofsson
Clark, a notorious mobster, started his criminal career in the 1960s. He spent half of his life in prison for trying to commit serious crimes. He is a master traitor, the greatest seducer, a media corporation with his psychotic mind.
from matching his skills with manipulation; this series takes the viewer to the time of the 60s and 70s and also into the darkness of time.
Olofsson’s bank robbery in the 1970s led to the statement ‘Stockholm Syndrome’.
His criminal record was impressive, not because he robbed banks, but also because he escaped from prison. While he was in prison, he read through this.
He taunted and tore up the authorities in his interviews. He is also known as a mixture of Jesse James and Warren Beatty, as one reporter puts it.
More details about Stockholm syndrome
While incarcerated, the hostage has developed a psychological bond with their captor.
The 1973 Stockholm bank robbery was the first criminal event in Sweden to be shown on live television.
Olofsson’s inmate, Jane Olsson, robbed a bank in 1973, where he took four hostages and demanded Olofsson’s release.
Horribly, the police released Olofsson, who helped Jane, but he befriended the hostages. The hostages eventually make an emotional appeal to their captors.
We can also say that this is the origin of the “Stockholm syndrome”.
Summary of IMBD:
The Swedish series will highlight Clark’s early years. The series will bring all the truths and values of Clark Olofsson’s autobiography.
In 1960 he entered the criminal world and soon turned out to be the most controversial face in Swedish history.
He was charged with various charges such as drug trafficking, attempted murder, assault, theft, robbery and many more.
Spending half of his life in prison, he suffered trauma, heartbreak, disappointment, and devastation behind bars.
Clark came up with the idea of the ‘Stockholm syndrome’ in the late 1970s when a robbery in Stockholm went wrong. From then on, he dismissed himself as a celebrity criminal. He has fooled the Swedish people by falling in love with him. It was his desire.
Skarsgård’s words about Clark Oloffson-
Clark Olofsson is Sweden’s most colorful and fascinating personality. Skarsgard took this role as a challenge mixed with fear and thought; Jonas and Netflix supported this series.
We will show the series with frenzy and speed that we have never seen on TV before. Clark has an incredible life history.
Clark is a fantastic series that gives the title of the life story of a famous criminal who made everyone fall in love with him.
Everything is plotted in the series, from the origins of Stolkhome’s syndrome resulting from a botched bank robbery to his techniques for committing crimes and robberies.
The viewers get to know everything about him. The series will soon be launched on Netflix.