Based on Asa Larsson's celebrated and popular crime novels, the series takes place in the bleak Northern Environment and revolves around Rebecka Martinsson (Ida Engvoll) a Stockholm lawyer. When a childhood friend suddenly dies Rebecka reluctantly returns to her hometown. But not everything is what it seems and she's drawn into the gripping pursuit of a killer.
The 8-episode first season of the Swedish show is coming to DVD in North America soon, according to Amazon. A pre-order listing
there shows that RLJ Entertainment's Acorn brand will put out Rebecka Martinsson - Series 1
on DVD this coming February 27th
. It will be a 2-disc set priced at $49.99 SRP. Amazon isn't showing package art yet, but stay tuned!