Gjermund Stenberg Eriksen

    Gjermund Stenberg Eriksen is the creator and showrunner of Norwegian hit TV series, Mammon (2014-2016).

    Mammon, which first aired on Norwegian broadcaster NRK, became a internationally known show with great reviews as well as an average of 1.3 million viewers per episode, the second highest TSR-rating on NRK to that date. The Guardian proclaimed the show to be “exactly what you want from Scandinavian quality crime.”

    Mammon won an International Emmy Award in the category for 'Best Drama' in 2017 for its second season. Mammon was also nominated for the prestigious ‘Best returning drama series’ at the 2016 C21 International Drama Awards and won the Golden Bird Award for best drama in 2014 in Seoul for its first season. The show reached international success and has been remade into Mamon in the Czech Republic and Pakt in Poland by HBO Europe.

    Eriksen has also worked on the courtroom drama Aber Bergen (2016).

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