The Killing, based on the wildly successful Danish series Forbrydelsen, tells the story of the murder of a young girl in Seattle and the subsequent police investigation. It ties together three distinct stories and as the series unfolds, it becomes clear that there are no accidents; everyone has a secret, and while the characters think they've moved on, their past isn't done with them.
Last Episode04x06 Eden Aired: Aug. 01, 2014
Linden and Holder are confronted with the shocking truth behind the Stansbury murders.
Series Fun Facts
- Veena Sud confirmed in interviews that she wanted Rosie Larsen's murder to be a two season mystery.
- The first and second season of this remake follow the plot of the original season of "Forbrydelsen" (2007) closely, including the many different avenues of investigation, such as the stolen…
[show]The first and second season of this remake follow the plot of the original season of "Forbrydelsen" (2007) closely, including the many different avenues of investigation, such as the stolen politician's car, the Halloween party, the relationship with her teacher etc. This series eventually deviates and ends up with a different killer and a different motive.
- Joel Kinnaman was ecstatic to hear that he could drop the F-bomb during the final season because of Netflix purchasing the show.