Freedom Party Leader
Svend is condescending, loquacious, xenophobic, and militant -- a.k.a. Birgitte's worst nightmare.Portrayed by: Ole Thestrup
Prime Minister, Moderate Party Leader. The brute has no respect for the PM because she's an attractive, liberal woman. He says he's "evil incarnate" in her "little intellectual world." Svend votes again every bill that she proposes.
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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.