‘Young Wallander’ Season 1: It is an upcoming highly-anticipated series as Netflix Original. This crime-drama series is based on Henning Mankell’s best-selling Kurt Wallander novels. Fans are all excited to see Kurt Wallander in action, which will be a fresh new take on the character.
Mankell’s novels have been adapted for two television series and have since gained a loyal following. This new series titled Young Wallander will serve as a prequel and will delve more into the background of the same character.
So here’s everything we know so far the first season of Young Wallander.
When will Young Wallander release on Netflix?
The first season of Young Wallander is scheduled to release on Thursday, September 3, 2020.
The first season will consist of six episodes and every episode will be made available immediately so that you can binge-watch it.
Also, a trailer has already been launched on Thursday, August 13.
The series has been penned by Anoo Bhagavan and Benjamin Harris. It is co-directed by Ole Endreson and Jens Jonsson.
What will be the cast of Young Wallander?
The cast members who will be featuring in the first season will include –
- Adam Pålsson as Kurt Wallander
- Richard Dillane as Hemberg
- Leanne Best as Frida Rask
- Sara Seyed as Jasmine
- Elise Chappel as Mona
- Kiza Deen as Mariam
- Yasen Atour as Reza Al-Rahman
- Alan Emrys as Gustav Munck
- Charles Mnene as Bash
- Jordan Adene as Ibra
What will be the plot of Young Wallander season 1?
The series will take place in Sweden, where a police officer named Kurt Wallander, who has recently been graduated will investigate his very first case.
The role of Kurt Wallander was made famous by Kenneth Branagh and Krister Henrickson. However, this prequel series will examine the formative years of him and will not explore the detective’s past. It will showcase a younger version of Wallander and the professional and personal experiences he faced while solving the crime.