Today, Netflix released the first teaser from its upcoming Swedish series The Playlist. The fictional drama series will premiere globally on Netflix on October 13.
The Playlist, directed by Per-Olav Sørensen (Quicksand, Nobel), will launch exclusively on Netflix on October 13, 2022.
The lead cast members are Edvin Endre (Vikings) as Daniel Ek, Ulf Stenberg (Beartown) as Per Sundin, Gizem Erdogan (Love & Anarchy, Caliphate) as Petra Hansson, Joel Lützow (Gåsmamman) as Andreas Ehn, Christian Hillborg (The Last Kingdom) as Martin Lorentzon and Janice Kamya Kavander as Bobbie T. Valter Skarsgård, Amy Deasismont, Hanna Ardéhn, Ella Rappich, Agnes Kittelsen, Sofia Karemyr, Sam Hazeldine and Patrick Baladi are starring in supporting roles.
Logline: The series centers around the young Swedish tech entrepreneur, Daniel Ek and his key partners who revolutionized a whole industry by offering free and legal streamed music around the world. It is a story about how hard convictions, unrelenting will, access and big dreams can help small players challenge the status quo by evolving the way we can all listen to music.
The Playlist will consist of six forty-five minute episodes – and is produced by Yellow Bird UK, a Banijay Group company.
Director: Per-Olav Sørensen (Quicksand, Nobel)
Head Screenwriter: Christian Spurrier
Co-writers: Sofie Forsman & Tove Forsman
Executive Producer: Berna Levin
Producer: Eiffel Mattsson
Development Producer: Luke Franklin