Norwegian Netflix Movie ‘Troll’: What We Know So Far

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Troll – Picture: Netflix

Due out on Netflix globally in December 2022, Troll is the big new fantasy movie to come out of Norway from director Roar Uthaug. Here’s everything we know so far about Troll.

According to director Uthaug Roarthe idea of Troll has been developing in the back of his mind for the last 20 years.

the idea of Troll is from Uthaug with the film’s script written by Espen Aukan, who has worked on projects like vikingulven The Games, Y Wettlaufer’s widow.

Here’s what Uthaug had to say about the film’s development for Netflix:

“Troll is an idea that has been developing in my mind for over 20 years. To finally be able to do it with the enthusiastic and ambitious folks at Netflix and Motion Blur is truly a dream come true. I can’t wait to unleash this Norwegian monster on the world.”

Roar Uthaug and Alicia Vikander filming Tomb Riaider

Roar Uthaug and Alicia Vikander filming Tomb Raider

At the time of the initial announcement, David Kosse, Vice President of International Original Cinema at Netflix, commented:

“We are incredibly proud to bring a Norwegian project of this scale to the world together with Roar Uthaug and Motion Blur. Roar is an extremely skilled filmmaker and I am excited that he is returning to his Norwegian roots with this ambitious and fun film.”

Producers Espen Horn and Kristian Strand Sinkerud added:

“We are delighted to bring Troll, a Norwegian fairy tale figure, to life, played, directed and produced by Norwegians for the global market. We at Motion Blur are thrilled to finally announce this collaboration with director Roar Uthaug and Netflix.”

Espen Horn and Kristian Strand Sinkerud are producing for Motion Blur, having previously worked on the Netflix film. Corpse.

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Here’s everything we know about Netflix Troll:


What is the Netflix release date? Troll?

When the film was initially announced in August 2020, Netflix confirmed that it would be released sometime in 2022.

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What’s on Netflix can exclusively reveal that Netflix is ​​considering having the film premiere on the service on December 1, 2022. We will update you once we have confirmation.

We also get our first look at Troll, thanks to a sneak peek released by Netflix during its Geeked Week event.


what is the plot of Troll?

Here is the official Netflix logline Troll As shared by Variety:

Deep in the mountains of Dovre, Norway, something gigantic awakens after being trapped for a thousand years. Destroying everything in its path, the creature quickly approaches Norway’s capital, and the townspeople struggle to stop something they thought existed only in Norwegian folklore.

And here’s a different one from the Netflix website:

When an ancient troll wakes up on a Norwegian mountain, a ragtag group of heroes must band together to try to stop him from wreaking deadly havoc.


who’s cast in Troll?

Previously, Netflix was paired tomb Raider duo, director Roar Uthaug and actress Alicia Vikander for the Norwegian film Troll.

Unfortunately, Alicia Vikander left the project.

Troll It has been confirmed that he has a short list of actors, which we have listed below.

Role cast member
nora Ine-Marie Wilmann
Andreas Kim Falck
Kristoffer Mads Sjøgard Pettersen
tobias Gard B. Eidsvold
fisker Pal Richard Lunderby
Specialist Pål Anders Nordvi
Operations Officer Eric Vorenholt
helicopter soldier captain Hugo Mikal Skår

Ine Marie Wilmann is a critically acclaimed Norwegian actress known for starring in the drama Homesick and the biopic of the inventor of modern figure skating, Sonja Henie, in Sonja: the white swan. Wilmann’s role as Nora in Troll will officially be her Netflix debut.

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Mads Sjøgård Pettersen previously played Stein in the Netflix original Christmas comedy. house for christmas. Pettersen also starred in Eddie the Eagle, the biopic of eddie the eagle as Erik Moberg.

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What is the production status of Troll?

Production for Netflix Troll began in September 2021, as reported in the 1261 issue of Production Weekly. Filming wrapped on December 12, 2021 and has been in post-production ever since.

Filming took place primarily in Oslo, Norway.


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