Helena Nielsen

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In recent years Helena J. Nielsen (1984) has been the lead Author of several drama series, and creator for the crime series Livstid (NRK 2020). She is currently a writer together with creator Emilie Beck for the TV series “Flukten fra Bolivia” for TV2, Norway. Helena started her career as a screenwriter working on the Netflix success Lillyhammer, after graduating from the Norwegian Film School in 2012. Since then, she has worked with several major drama productions, such as Hotell Cæsar and Aber Bergen. Helena has also written for large Scandinavian productions, among them the eight part Crime Drama Black Widows, a Scandinavian TV series that aired on TV3 in 2016, and latest “Furia” aired on Viaplay 2021.

In development

TV drama commissioned by Viaplay

Til helvete med stil
TV drama commisioned by Nimbus Film, Denmark. Director Pål Jackmann

Fra hverandre
Romantic TV drama, commisioned by Monster Scripted

Thriller TV series, developed with Anne Elvedal. Commisioned by ITV.


2020 Livstid, TV-series
2016 Blank løgn, Short story
2016 Aber Bergen, TV-series
2016 Black Widows, TV-series
2016 Granatmannen, Documentary
2015 Hotell Cæsar, TV-series
2013 Lillyhammer, TV-series
2012 Framand Fisk, Short story