Erik Richter Strand is a Norwegian writer director in film and television. His most recent show Valkyrien launched the channel Walter Presents in the US before broadcast on Channel 4. It was a huge hit in Norway where it won Best Drama and Best Male Actor at the Gullruten 2017 awards.
Prior to this Erik wrote and directed on the Jo Nesbo created show Occupied. His feature film Sons played at numerous film festivals world wide and received several awards among them The Fassbinder Prize in Mannheim, Germany and The Grand Jury Award at the Seattle International Film Festival, USA.