Former Environment Minister, Green Party Leader
The rumored womanizer is among the founding members of Birgitte's Moderate-Labor-Green coalition government. He resigns from politics altogether when news leaks about his not-so-green lifestyle. He makes a brief return to parliament to help negotiate peace between an African country's Muslim North and Christian South.Portrayed by: Dar Salim
Prime Minister, Moderate Party Leader. Amir usually supports the PM's policies, especially progressive environmental and humanitarian measures, until she starts making concessions to please the opposition. This, along with Birgitte's decision to leak information to the media about the gas-guzzling Cadillac he had shipped from Cuba, lead to his resignation.
This internationally acclaimed Danish political drama tells the story of charismatic politician Birgitte Nyborg who unexpectedly becomes Denmark’s first female prime minister.