An old acquaintance shows up in Norway and causes Frank to return to New York for two completely different family reunions.
A farmer pays his debt with the ownership of a herd of reindeer. This gives Frank an idea. There's also a new love in Franks life and Jan needs to flee out of the country.moreless
Frank gives a bunch of thieves a taste of their own medicine; Roar and Torgeir realize that their moms boyfriend isn't the stepfather they had in mind.
Frank goes undercover in Oslo to track the thieves that stole from him. Torgeirs and Roars mother returns with more than just her luggage.
Frank wins a civil award of the city and hopes the investors will give him more money; But also a bank robbery leads to Frank.
Frank is being confronted with British mobsters. Sigrid sets out on a journey and leaves the twins with their unprepared dad.
Frank has to deal with immigration when he sponsors a hacker who wants to come to Norway and an African immigrant/talented cook.
Frank tries to organize his life as father of two young children, night club owner and criminal. Torgeirs accident with a moose and a Ferrari upsets a British thief and Jan cuts a nice deal.moreless
When they find out that Jonas is kidnapped by the maffia, Frank and Torgeir do all they can to save the boy without Sigrid finds out he disappeared.
When Frank's doorman Arne is beaten up by people that where actually after him, Frank realizes his past caught up with him. But his hunt for the offenders is being complicated because he has to babysit the 12-year old Jonas while Sigrid attends a 2-days seminar. Meanwhile chief of police Laila Hovland starts tying together the loose ends and the National Holiday is being celebrated in Lillehammer.moreless
Frank is very happy in his new chic penthouse in Lillehammer. Until he learns he's expected to do certain community tasks in the building. Meanwhile a few of his former acquaintances from New York managed to track him down in Norway. They have some accounts to settle...moreless
Frank makes a liquor delivery to a,man that is free on bail. He gives him the idea to launder dirty money by investing it in art. After that Frank asks to Torgier to buy art 'of the kind that you can sell for more than it cost'. Meanwhile Geir 'Elvis' Tordt continues his private investigation in New York.moreless
Somewhat against his will Frank accompanies the pregnant Sigrid on her first prenatal examination. In the hospital his short fuse explodes because the midwife turns out to be a guy. On top of that his property deal gets jeopardized when the son of his partner converts to the islam. Police officer Geir is suspended after his too enthusiastic approach of a potential terroristic threat. His compassionate boss comforts him with a tour to Memphis. There he makes a remarkable discovery...moreless
When he goes to collect a debt for his nightclub, Frank receives information about an upcoming project for luxery houses in a nearby vacation town. He gets interested and offers to "moderate" with an environmental official who doesn't want to give his approval for the project. In a routine check it turns out Frank doesn't own a legal drivers licence for Norway. Rather than taking a 2 month course to get a licence, he decides to take a short cut to it....moreless
Frank starts finding his way in Lillehammer. He even falls in love with his Norwegian teacher Sigrid Haugli. In the meantime he starts looking for personnel for his nightclub together with his partner Torgeir. They are offered large amounts of smuggled liquor, but they end up in a fight with a motorgang because of it. Franks neighbour, the local chief of police starts asking questions about the somewhat weird behaviour of her new neighbour.moreless
New York gangster Frank 'The Fixer' Tagliano testifies against his boss in court. Afterwards he enters the witness protection program and gets relocated in Norway with a new identity and a new name: Giovanni Henriksen. Giovanni picks Lillehammer as his new residence because he got charmed by the town - 'Lilyhammer' according to him - when he saw the images of the 1994 Winter Olympics that were held there. Of course reality is a lot less wonderfull. Giovanni feels lost in Lillehammer and soon he falls back in his old habits...moreless