Miniseries Focuses On Murder Of Kim Wall

HBO has released a trailer for The Investigation, Tobias Lindholm’s limited series regarding the 2017 murder of journalist Kim Wall.

The series will explore the complex real-life investigation surrounding the murder of Wall, who boarded a submarine built by former entrepreneur Peter Madsen for an interview in 2017. The submarine was found sunken the following morning and Wall’s dismembered body parts were found throughout the area.

Madsen was convicted of the murder in 2018 and sentenced to life imprisonment in a highly-publicised court case.
Here’s the trailer –

HBO’s synopsis reads –

“Based on the internationally followed “submarine case,” The Investigation closely follows Jens Møller (Søren Malling), the Head of Homicide, and his team in the pursuit of the truth. With the hope of being able to provide the prosecutor (Pilou Asbæk) solid evidence in order to create a convincing case and give the relatives the certainty they deserve, the team enlists the use of methodical, unusual and technical work tactics. The series was made in close cooperation with the real-life Jens Møller and Kim Wall’s parents, Ingrid and Joachim Wall.”

Søren Malling (A Hijacking) stars in the series as Jens Møller, the Head of Homicide for the Copenhagen Police, alongside Pilou Asbæk (Game Of Thrones) as the prosecutor Jakob Buch-Jepsen. Pernilla August (Star Wars) and Rolf Lassgård (The Hunters) star as Kim Wall’s parents, Ingrid and Joachim Wall. Also starring in the series are Laura Christensen (Crying For Love), Anders Juul (A Horrible Woman), Henrik Birch (Norskov), Hans Henrik Clemensen (Love And Rage), Dulfi Al-Jabouri (Darkland) and Charlotte Munck (A War).

The Investigation premeieres on HBO on Monday, February 1st.