Birgitte's personal assistant
Although incapable of taking direction, she ultimately wins Birgitte over by interacting lovingly with her children. She's fired by Niels after he catches her kissing Kasper and is later re-hired by Birgitte.Portrayed by: Iben Dorner
Prime Minister, Moderate Party Leader. Sanne often irritates Birgitte with her inability to take direction, but also pleasantly surprises her with her maternal instinct. She loves Birgitte's kids. Sanne watches after them and buys them presents any time Birgitte is unable to do so. She's therefore hired back when the PM's new assistant proves to be a grinch.
Birgitte's press advisor/speech writer, Katrine's boyfriend. Sanne has a crush on Kasper. She kisses him on two occasions and is always eager to spend time with him after hours, but nothing comes of the flirtation. She's fired as a result of it.
Prime Minister's Permanent Secretary. Niels quietly fires her when he catches her making out with Kasper for the second time. He's not too happy to track her down when Birgitte demands that she's hired back.
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This internationally acclaimed Danish political drama tells the story of charismatic politician Birgitte Nyborg who unexpectedly becomes Denmark’s first female prime minister.