The Killing Buzz 3.3 Danish drama, starring Sofie Grabol and Lars Mikkelsen Share: Imelda Staunton reveals her top Christmas television and why she loves voicing characters Carousel Navigation 1 Related Sarah Lund gets serious about Christmas jumpers The Killing's dogged detective ensures her colleagues get into the Christmas spirit - whether they like it or not Sherlock series 3: Lars Mikkelsen's new villain is "terrifying” says Steven Moffat “You’ll know the angle we’ve taken on Charles Augustus Magnussen within seconds of the episode beginning,” says the Sherlock writer Midsomer Murders cops to team up with The Killing and Borgen stars in Danish co-production Neil Dudgeon's DCI Barnaby will investigate a killing in Copenhagen alongside Nordic counterparts for the show's 100th episode David Blunkett: People with hearing and sight impairments deserve a better TV experience We’re a major sector of the viewing public, and we have the same rights as everyone else who pays the licence fee, says the Labour MP Film DVD round-up: Hitchcock, Beautiful Creatures, Warm Bodies... and more In June 17th's releases: the Master of Suspense takes centre stage, a teenager is bewitched by the new girl in school, and who said romance wasn’t undead? Treme and The Killing US series 3, Cosmopolis and Cloud Atlas - the best new TV and film On Demand Your ultimate guide to what's new on Netflix, blinkbox, LOVEFiLM and iTunes Sarah Millican: I’m going to ignore the dirty bras and warm pants "I am planning a day of telly. I have been working full tilt on the new series of my show and I'm a little backed up..." Eddie Mair: I'm living in a TV time warp As Frank Gallagher and Dougal McGuire entertain Eddie in the evenings, and Olivia Colman reduces him to tears at 6am, what current TV gold is he missing out on? Why Denmark is swapping The Killing for Midsomer Murders The cosy British whodunit is the best-performing imported TV show in the land of Sarah Lund Broadchurch and the best TV whodunits As the country asks "Who killed Danny Latimer?", spare a thought too for JR Ewing, Laura Palmer and Nanna Birk Larsen Arne Dahl on the success of Nordic Noir and taking tips from Prime Suspect "My stories are always about the team, but they are put together and led by Jenny Hultin, who has the qualities of Jane Tennison" Award-winning Scandinavian drama The Protectors - exclusive trailer Check out a teaser for this high-octane Danish drama about an elite police squad The Killing creator Søren Sveistrup developing new crime drama for HBO The Danish screenwriter is reportedly working on a bilingual series for HBO's US sister channel Cinemax Spiral is a subversive, relentlessly dark drama If you think The Killing made continental crime drama cool, you're wrong... A guide to Borgen, The Bridge and The Killing's Copenhagen The Danish capital provides the backdrop for the Scandinavian crime dramas' grisly goings-on and political intrigue... The Killing US back from the dead for a third series Six months after being cancelled, the American adaptation of Forbrydelsen is heading back to TV in America Radio Times Top 40 TV Shows of 2012: 40 to 31 The countdown starts here... find out which of the year's best programmes made our critics' list The Killing: Want to live like Sarah Lund? The Danish drama is ending and we're mourning Nordic noir - Patrick Kingsley reveals what life is really like in Denmark... Behind the scenes on The Killing III Sofie Grabol on filming her final scenes, saying goodbye to Sarah Lund and a failed attempt to ditch the jumper Five steps to becoming The Killing's Sarah Lund From getting the right gear to holding those calls - everything you need to transform into Denmark's No 1 detective The Killing creator Soren Sveistrup on what makes the show so special "I often say that you could take Sophie Grabol, you could put her in a box, and you could bury her with dirt - and you would still see the box glowing" Revealed - The Killing trilogy DVD box set design based on Sarah Lund’s jumper All three series of the Danish crime drama will be released in a chic Faroese knitwear-style box before Christmas The Killing USA may come back from the dead American remake of the hit Danish crime drama could get a third series with Netflix, despite being officially cancelled by AMC earlier this year The Killing creator Soren Sveistrup: Sarah Lund will go out on a high in series three Writer confirms The Killing III will be Sofie Grabol's last case - unlike US/UK series that "go on and on" The Killing 3 to air from November on BBC4 Danish crime-solver Sarah Lund is back in a new sweater and with a case that has links to the financial crisis 400,000 viewers investigate BBC4 crime drama Lilyhammer New Scandinavian series fails to match the audiences earned by Borgen and The Bridge The Killing - Sarah Lund's jumper was nearly a poncho “I wanted her to be wearing a poncho like Clint Eastwood" explains director Birger Larsen "The best script since The Killing" heading for BBC2 The show's Danish director Birger Larsen says new British crime drama Murder is "original and intimate" Scandinavian drama quiz: do you know your Borgen from your Bridge? Get ready for BBC4's repeat of Borgen with our fun, no expenses spared Scandi-drama quiz Borgen series three will likely be its last, reveals the show's creator Plus the writer adds that the third series will air in Denmark in 2013, the same year that UK viewers will see series two on BBC4 Bafta TV Awards 2012 nominees: International category - who should win? The Killing, Borgen, The Slap and Modern Family are all up for the award - vote for the one you think should win Over 1m cross The Bridge to BBC4 New Scandinavian crime drama enjoyed better ratings for its opening episode than The Killing or Borgen Watch out Sarah Lund – there’s a new Scandinavian detective on the block Alison Graham welcomes The Bridge, the latest Scandinavian drama you can’t afford to miss When it comes to drama, the Danes have a winning formula Ahead of The Bridge beginning on BBC4, Maggie Brown reports from Copenhagen’s TV crime HQ The Bridge, The Killing III and more Scandinavian dramas coming soon Prepare to meet an intriguing detective we're calling "the new Sarah Lund" and her Scandinavian colleagues... The Duchess of Cornwall meets Sofie Grabol - and gets her own Killing jumper "I'm an addict," Camilla admits as she visits the set of the Danish crime drama Sofie Grabol to appear in US version of The Killing Series two of AMC remake sees the original Sarah Lund play a Seattle district attorney We need more real women on TV Alison Graham praises the ambition of ITV cop show Scott & Bailey but asks: where are the women like you and me? Happy birthday, BBC4 - ten of the channel's all-time classics Plus ten of the quirky hidden gems that make us love BBC4 even more... The Killing’s Lars Mikkelsen cast in ITV1 Scott v Amundsen drama doc Dougray Scott and Alistair McGowan co-star in account based on letters and diaries My dream TV channel TV editor Alison Graham plays channel controller - The Killing, Borgen and quality shows would be top of her list Don't panic, Borgen and The Killing fans - there's more where they came from Four new Scandinavian crime dramas are heading our way... The Killing III will be "darker and heavier" Take a look at the first cast photo and read the premise for Sarah Lund's final case Danish political drama Borgen is not The Killing - but it is brilliant It's also set in the here and now - which makes a change from all those period dramas, says Alison Graham Borgen is my new obsession The new Danish conspiracy thriller is beguiling, amusing - and believable, says TV editor Alison Graham Which is better: The Killing…or Borgen? Loved Danish crime drama The Killing? Try Danish political thriller Borgen... Iconic TV clothing: from Sarah Lund's jumper to Frank Spencer's beret Sarah Lund's jumper has taken the world by storm - Paul Jones looks at some other character-defining TV attire Radio Times TV and entertainment review of the year - part one Join us on a journey back through the most talked about topics of 2011 - let's begin with January, February and March The Killing's Sofie Grabol chooses the winner of Radio Times Lund-a-like competition See the winning entries in our Killing competition - and revisit them all in our weird and wonderful photo gallery The Killing III "will definitely be the last" for Sarah Lund, says Sofie Grabol "Seven years for Sarah sounds almost biblical, doesn’t it? And it is an exceptionally long time to play one character..."