An early morning in October, 15 people are taken hostage from a subway train. This puts a huge hostage crisis in motion, and it changes Denmark forever.

  1. Kasper Barfoed


Series Cast

  1. Johannes Lassen

    Johannes Lassen

    Philip Nørgaard

    8 Episodes

  2. Paprika Steen

    Paprika Steen

    Naja Toft

    8 Episodes

  3. Sara Hjort Ditlevsen

    Sara Hjort Ditlevsen

    Louise Falck

    8 Episodes

  4. Simon Derksen


    8 Episodes

  5. Alexandre Willaume

    Alexandre Willaume


    8 Episodes

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Current Season

Below the Surface

Season 2

2019 | 8 Episodes

Season 2 of Below the Surface premiered on March 25, 2019.

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Below the Surface
Below the Surface


Original Name Gidseltagningen

Status Returning Series


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  • 16


    Can be aired only from 10:00pm Uhr to 6:00am.

Type Scripted

Original Language Danish

Runtime 44m



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