Angstrom. Knut Ångström (Matthew Holness). Copyright: BBC.

Angstrom

BBC Radio 4 sitcom spoofing Scandinavian detective stories. 4 episodes (1 series) in 2018. Stars Matthew Holness, Nadia Kamil, Morgana Robinson, David Reed and others.

Series 1

1. The Man Who Wasn't Dead

First broadcast: Wednesday 10th January 2018

A body goes missing from a crime scene. But was it ever even there in the first place?

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2. The Two Faces of Benny From Abba

First broadcast: Wednesday 17th January 2018

Angstrom and Mina try to find out who tried to frame him for the death of Councillor Birgid Lundstrom, a trail which leads them straight to the door of Benny from ABBA. But when that door opens, why is Benny from ABBA now Mexican?

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3. Into the Mad Mind of Madness

First broadcast: Wednesday 24th January 2018

A clue left by the killer leads Angström and Mina to the Schmilsson novelty troll factory, where Angstrom's brooding threatens to get out of control.

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4. The Hunter is the Hunted and the Hunter

First broadcast: Wednesday 31st January 2018

The investigation takes Angstrom and Mina to the remote Celibate Puffin Island (but it's all one word in Swedish) where they find a possible connection between the Askeladden murders and the sinister Bolax Corporation, bringing them closer to finally discovering the identity of the mysterious Ash Lad...

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