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After the assassination of prime minister Olof Palme in 1986, Stig Engström managed to elude justice right up to his death through a combination of audacity, luck, and a perplexed police force.

  1. Wilhelm Behrman


  2. Niklas Rockström


  3. Thomas Pettersson


Series Cast

  1. Robert Gustafsson as Stig Engström

    Robert Gustafsson

    Stig Engström

    5 Episodes

  2. Mikael Persbrandt as Hans Holmér

    Mikael Persbrandt

    Hans Holmér

    5 Episodes

  3. Cia Eriksson

    Kvinnlig väktare Skandia

    5 Episodes

  4. Eva Melander as Margareta Engström

    Eva Melander

    Margareta Engström

    5 Episodes

  5. Björn Bengtsson as Peter Petterson

    Björn Bengtsson

    Peter Petterson

    5 Episodes

  6. Cilla Thorell

    Lisbeth Palme

    5 Episodes

  7. Peter Viitanen as Olaf Palme

    Peter Viitanen

    Olaf Palme

    5 Episodes

  8. Joel Spira as Lennart Granström

    Joel Spira

    Lennart Granström

    5 Episodes

  9. Magnus Krepper as Harry Levin

    Magnus Krepper

    Harry Levin

    5 Episodes

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Last Season

Limited Series

2021 • 5 Episodes

Season 1 of The Unlikely Murderer premiered on November 5, 2021.

Episode 5

(1x5, November 5, 2021) Season Finale

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The Unlikely Murderer
The Unlikely Murderer


Original Name Den osannolika mördaren

Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language Swedish


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