Here are the nominees for Norway’s Gullruten Awards

The nominees for this year’s Gullruten (Golden Screen) awards have been announced.

The Gullruten is a Norwegian television prize and celebrates the year in Norwegian television.Surprisingly, series like Borderliner and The River have been widely ignored. Luckily those series are receiving a lot of attention overseas! Highlights include the new NRK series Home Ground being nominated for Best Drama Series, and Vikingane being nominated for Best Comedy series.

The winners will be announced on the 5th of May 2018.

Best Drama Series

  • Aber Bergen
  • Home Ground
  • Skam
  • En natt

Best Female Actress

  • Ellen Dorrit Pedersen (Aber Bergen)
  • Ane Dahl Torp (Home Ground)
  • Gørild Mauseth (Monster)
  • Myanna Buring (En natt)

Best Male Actor

  • Odd Magnus Williamsson (Aber Bergen)
  • Tobias Santelmann (Borderliner)
  • Axel Bøyum (Home Ground)
  • Anders Baasmo Christiansen (En natt)

Best Reality Series

  • Ramm og Tørnquist redder Norge
  • Teenage Boss
  • Luksusfellen
  • Familieekspedisjonen

Best News/Factual Program

  • Insider Fem
  • Dagsrevyen
  • Valg 2017 Detektor
  • Faten tar valget

Best Kids Show

  • MGP Jr
  • Sangofoni
  • Temadager overgrep
  • Zombie Lars

Best Event/Sports Broadcast

  • Marcus and Martinus at Spektrum
  • MGP
  • P3 Gull
  • World Cycling Championships in Bergen

Best Documentary

  • Veterinærene
  • I kongens klær
  • Danskebåten
  • Tangerudbakken borettslag

Best Lifestyle Program

  • Helsekontrollen
  • FBI
  • Hagetid
  • Eventyrlig oppussing

Best Reality Competition Series

  • Paradise Hotel
  • Alt for Norge
  • Farmen
  • Mesternes Mester

Best Documentary Series

  • Datoen
  • Da vi styrte landet
  • Takin Ova
  • Søsken

Best TV Doucmentary

  • Mellom Oss
  • 69 Minutes of 86 Days
  • Recruiting for Jihad
  • St. Halvardshjemmet

Best Comedy Series

  • Stories From Norway
  • Hvite gutter
  • Hit for hit
  • Vikinange


Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.

  1. ron says:

    you missed out a lot of categories such as direction, photography, screenwriting, editing… many of which included the shows you said were largely ignored. “best series” isn’t the only important award.

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