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A behind-the-scenes look at Fortitude, a new TV series filmed in Reyðarfjörður, East Iceland

  • The cast Stanley Tucci, Michael Gambon, Christopher Eccleston and Sofie Grabol star in SKY Atlantic’s brand new television series Fortitude. Photo/SkyAtlantic

A teaser trailer for SKY Atlantic’s brand new television series has been released online. The show, entitled Fortitude, was filmed in the UK and in Reyðarfjörður village, East Iceland.

On Imdb.com it says that Fortitude is “one of the safest towns on earth. There has never been a violent crime here. Until now”. The 12 episode drama will starf academy award nominee Stanley Tucci, Michael Gambon, Christopher Eccleston and Sofie Grabol, who is perhaps best known for her role as Detective Chief Inspector Sarah Lund in the Danish hit TV series Forbrydelsen (English: The Killing)

All the scenes in the trailer are shot in Reyðarfjörður. 

 

Behind The Scenes: Teaser - Fortitude, by Sky Atlantic

 

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