Nordic major SF Studios will produce the series The Hunters, an original six-episode crime thriller series which has been commissioned by C More, the Swedish streaming service.
In the series, Bäckström will be a relentless detective who returns to his hometown in northern Sweden, a small community where corruption and deceit are rampant.
Jens Jonsson (Easy Money III: Life Deluxe) will direct the series.
Following Alex and The Lawyer, The Hunters marks yet another high-profile crime series that SF is producing. SF Studios investment in television drama is a new stage in the company, which was founded as AB Svensk Filmindustri in 1917 and primarily produced films.
The Hunters will launch on C More exclusively in 2018.