Season 1, Episode 1: Series Premiere
The final countdown toward election day in Denmark is chock-full of surprises. Birgitte Nyborg, facing her first election as party leader, decides at the last minute to head in her own direction. But will voters reward or punish her for this change of course? Similarly, Birgitte's press adviser Kasper Juul and journalist Katrine Fønsmark are each in their own way thrown off track in this competitive race.
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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.