BBC (ended 2016)




Episode Guide

    • The Troubled Man
      Season 4 - Episode 3

      Wallander copes with his memory issues—and possibly losing grip on reality—while striving to find Linda's missing father-in-law, a former top official in the Swedish navy who's obsessed with a decades-old submarine mystery.

    • The Man Who Smiled
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      Wallander decides to resign from the police after killing a man in the line of duty. A solicitor-friend asks Wallander to investigate the suspicious death of his father in an apparent car accident.
    • The White Lioness
      Season 4 - Episode 1

      Wallander becomes involved in the search for a missing Swedish woman while in South Africa for a police conference. At the same time, he finds himself experiencing worrisome blackouts and dizzy spells.

    • Firewall
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      Inspector Wallander pursues the killer of taxi driver and puzzles over a seeming heart attack victim. While hunting for clues Wallander comes across a far-reaching conspiracy that connects both cases.
    • One Step Behind
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      First three students are killed during a Midsummer's Eve party, then weeks later more victims turn up dead that all appear to be connected. Inspector Wallander's pursuit of the murderer seems to see him always one step behind.
    • The Fifth Woman
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Wallander investigates the murder of an elderly bird-watcher, found impaled on sharpened bamboo poles. When another man is reported missing, Wallander realises he is looking for a serial killer.
    • A Lesson in Love
      Season 4 - Episode 2
      Wallander searches for the missing daughter of a murdered woman. In other events, he bonds with Linda's father-in-law; and, convinced that something is wrong with his brain, seeks medical attention.
    • Sidetracked
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      Inspector Wallander is called to investigate the self-immolation of a girl in a rapeseed field. While trying to find out her identity he is also confronted with the violent and seemingly motiveless murders of three unrelated male victims. At home Wallander has to deal with the upheaval of his private life where he has just moved into his own place, his daughter tries to keep an eye on him, and he attempts to reconcile with his ailing father.moreless
    • Faceless Killers
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      Wallander investigates the brutal murder of an elderly couple at an isolated farmhouse. The wife's dying words are leaked by the police, precipitating a series of racist attacks. Wallander struggles to form a relationship with his daughter's new partner, and his relationship with his father is strained.
    • An Event in Autumn
      Season 3 - Episode 1

      Wallander investigates the disappearance of a young woman believed to have been pushed off a ferry into the Baltic. He and Vanja find a skeleton buried in the garden of their new home, and he discovers that the body was buried more recently than he had presumed.

    • The Dogs of Riga
      Season 3 - Episode 2

      A senior police officer from Latvia comes to Ystad to help Wallander investigate the brutal slaying of two men apparently involved with the Russian mafia. Wallander soon comes to suspect that Major Liepa is responsible for leaking details of the investigation.

    • Before the Frost
      Season 3 - Episode 3

      A friend of Wallander's daughter, Linda, asks for his help then disappears. Wallander uncovers a connection between the missing woman and an older woman whose charred remains are found buried in a shallow grave.