Next month the Comedy Channel premieres Welcome to Sweden, starring Greg Poehler and filmed in Sweden, New York and Los Angeles.
This premiered in the US in March last year with a second season due next month.
Welcome to Sweden is a fish out of water comedy series based on Greg Poehler’s true life story about a New York celebrity accountant who falls in love with a Swedish girl and follows his heart to Sweden. Making his acting debut, Greg Poehler stars as Bruce in the series.
Cameo appearances include Amy Poehler, Will Ferrell, Aubrey Plaza and Gene Simmons. Also starring Josephine Bornebusch (Solsidan) who will play Emma, Lena Olin (Chocolat, The Ninth Gate) as Emma’s mother Viveka, and Illeana Douglas (Easy to Assemble, Grace of My Heart) and Patrick Duffy (Dallas) as Bruce’s parents.
Sundays from July 5 at 6.30pm on Comedy.