Every year global streaming giant Netflix launches new shows to its roof and this time they have exciting news for fans who have a palette to watch crime dramas. Netflix has a Norwegian crime drama docuseries titled Mr Good: Cop Or Crook.
If netizens love watching crime thrillers like Peaky Blinders, Ozark, The Serpent, and Clark on Netflix, then this series is for them. The show’s producer, Bendik Mondal, says: “The story of Eirik Jensen has fascinated the Norwegian public for many years. We believe this story deserves to be told broadly, and we’re thrilled to be working with Netflix. This series is a portrait of a man and an insight into one of the most talked about crimes in Norway in recent times.”
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When will Mr Good: Cop Or Crook be released and where can you watch it?
The highly anticipated Norwegian crime drama docu-series Mr Good: Cop Or Crook begins streaming on Netflix June 3, 2022 at 3:01 am EST.
What is Mr Good: Cop or Crook about?
“Mr. Good: Cop Or Crook, a true crime drama consisting of four episodes in Norwegian, is a story that gives a glimpse into the life of Norway’s top police officer, Eirik Jensen, who features in the series with more emphasis than he does over the high-profile criminal case surrounding his arrest after his involvement in a 2013 drug scandal and racket was revealed. The series tries to ask the question that plagues everyone, namely whether Eirik Jensen is actually Norway’s best cop or whether his reality of being Scandinavia’s biggest drug dealer of all time is real and true.
The official synopsis reads: “Mr Good: Cop or Crook? follows the unbelievable criminal case against Norway’s most famous police officer, Eirik Jensen. The true crime series asks the question that has plagued the nation since his arrest in 2013: is Eirik Jensen the best police officer in Norwegian history, or is he actually the greatest drug dealer Scandinavia has ever seen? Featuring unique access to both Eirik Jensen, this docu-series features charismatic, colorful characters and tells their incredible story from when they first met in the ’90s to their possible demise in the courtroom in 2020. Viewers will be left wondering until the end – who is that telling the truth?”
Who plays in “Mr. Good: Cop or Crook?
The following star cast has been confirmed for the series.
Eirik Jensen as Eirik Jensen
A Norwegian drug dealer and former police officer, Jensen, who is currently a prisoner at Kongsvinger Prison, plays himself in this true crime documentary that chronicles his life as both a former police officer and a drug dealer as he nears his high profile arrest and court cases later.
The series was produced by Bendik Mondal, Sandra Hafsahi and Paal Wilhelm Nesset.
The official teaser and trailer for the series has not yet been released. We will update this section as soon as it becomes available.