A new exciting crime biopic based on the life of infamous Swedish gangster Clark Oloffson is coming to Netflix. Filming for the six-part series wrapped in June 2021, and the biopic will now be available on Netflix in May 2022. We’ll keep track of everything you need to know about Clark, such as the plot, cast, trailers, and Netflix release date, down below.
Clark is an upcoming Swedish Netflix Original biopic crime-drama series directed by Jonas Kerlund that is based on the life and career of infamous Swedish gangster Clark Oloffson, as detailed in his autobiography Vafan var det som hände. Oloffson is credited with popularizing the term “Stockholm Syndrome.”
Director Jonas Kerlund had this to say about Clark Oloffson, praising Bill Skarsgrd for being the ideal choice to play the infamous Swedish criminal.
What is the status of Clark’s production?
According to the information on IMDb Pro, filming took place between March 31st, 2021 and June 12th, 2021.
Filming took place in three countries, in Lithuania, Croatia, and Sweden, in various locations. The Scandinavian Content Group produced the series.
What is Clark’s plot?
Clark’s plot summary was obtained from IMDb Pro:
The Swedish language series will cover Clark Olofsson’s early years until the present day, based on the truth and lies in his autobiography. The notorious gangster began his criminal career in the 1960s and went on to become one of the most controversial figures in modern Swedish history. Convicted on multiple counts of drug trafficking, attempted murder, assault, theft, and dozens of bank robberies, he has spent more than half his life in prison, leaving a trail of trauma, heartbreak, disappointment, and general devastation behind him. Clark coined the term “The Stockholm Syndrome” during a failed bank robbery in Stockholm in the 1970s, and he has remained a celebrity criminal ever since.
Who are the Clark cast members?
The biggest name associated with Clark is IT actor Bill Skarsgrd, who will play Clark Olofsson in the lead role. To participate in the series, Skarsgrd reportedly dropped out of the Viking action-adventure film The Northmen.
Alicia Agneson of Vikings joins fellow Swedish actors Vilhelm Blomgren of Midsommar and Malin Levanon of Drifters in an unnamed role in the series.
Clark Olofsson (Bill Skarsgård)
TBA (Alicia Agneson)
Tommy Lindström (VilhelmBlomgren)
Ingela (Agnes Lindström Bolmgren)
Liz (Malin Levanon)
TBA (Wilson Gonzalez)
Maria’s Collegue (Vikte Simukauskiene)
Karjalainen (Gediminas Vilaniskis)
When will Clark be available on Netflix?
Clark will be available on Netflix in the spring of 2022, as we predicted. Clark’s arrival has been confirmed with the release of the trailer on Thursday, May 5th, 2022.
Clark will be a six-part series, meaning there will be only six episodes. Although runtimes have yet to be confirmed, we expect each episode to last between 40 and 60 minutes.