Cited by Stephen King as his favorite TV show of 2012, the blockbuster political drama Borgen explores the insular world of high-stakes Danish politics and the press corps that covers it in instantaneous, relentless news cycles. When Birgitte Nyborg becomes Prime Minister through a political fluke she has to quickly learn the ways of power. Over the course of three seasons, through the ups and downs of a life both inside and outside of public office, can she maintain her politics and her integrity? 2010-2013. In Danish with English subtitles. The complete series is available on DVD at http://shop.mhznetworks.org.