BJØRN EKEBERG develops original drama for TV and film, in Norwegian and English. Bjørn co-wrote the award-winning drama series "Valkyrien" for NRK (named on both New York Times and BBC's Top 10 list of new TV series in 2017), and he wrote the popular Nordic noir crime drama series "Borderliner" ("Grenseland") for Netflix, TV 2 Norway, Sky Deutschland and SVT (2018).
Ekeberg is currently working on an international epic about "Quisling", Norway's infamous traitor during World War II. He is also developing a psychological thriller series called "Umenneske" ("Inhuman"), with funding from the Norwegian Film Institute.
A former journalist in Norway, Bjørn holds a PhD in History of thought from Canada and has a forthcoming book with University of Minnesota Press. He also speaks German and French.
Grenseland / Borderliner - 2018
Valkyrien - 2017
Campingliv - 2016
AWARDS & NOMINATIONS:
Gullruten (Norwegian TV Awards) for Best drama series - 2017
Camping With Ada
Best Short film at Milano International Film Festival - 2016