Ole
Endresen

Writer and Director for Film and TV

Ole is a Norwegian writer/director who specialises in crime & dramedy with strong visual concept.He directed three episodes of the critically acclaimed dramedy Lilyhammer, starring Steven Van Sandt, which won The Golden Nymph in Monte Carlo for Best International Comedy series.

Ole was showrunner/headwriter on 20 episodes on the Viaplay-success crime/courtroom drama Aber Bergen, and has written and directed three feature films, including the Norwegian Box office hit King Curling - which won festival prizes both in USA and France.

Most recently, Ole directed three episodes of the first series of Bulletproof for Vertigo / Sky, and three episodes of Young Wallander for Yellow Bird / Netflix. 

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Television

Director 

Producer Berna Levin
Writer Anoo Bhagavan / Benjamin Harris
Starring
  • Adam Pålsson
  • Richard Dillane
  • A young, edgy, and modern series that sees Henning Mankell's iconic detective Kurt Wallander investigate his gripping first case.

    Yellow Bird UK for Netflix
    Creator Nick Love and Noel Clarke
    Producer James Richardson & Allan Niblo
    Writer Nick Love & Noel Clarke
    Starring
  • Noel Clarke
  • Ashley Walters
  • Mandeep Dhillon
  • Cop drama following two best friends bonded by the same moral code despite their differences. 

    Vertigo Films for Sky One
    Lilyhammer
    WINNER: BEST TV SHOW GOLDEN SCREEN TV
    3 x 60'
    Producer Anders Tangen
    Writer Eilif Skodvin, Tomas Solli & Steven Van Zandt
    Starring
  • Trond Fausa
  • Steinar Sagen
  • Fridtjov Såheim
  • Henriette Steenstrup
  • A New York mobster goes into hiding in rural Lillehammer in Norway after testifying against his former associates.

    Rubicon TV AS for NRK 1, Netflix
    Producer Lars Hognestad
    Writer Atle Antonsen, Harald Eia, Bård Tufte Johansen
    Starring
  • Harald Eia
  • Bård Tufte Johansen
  • Atle Antonsen
  • Dropout Productions for NRK

    Writer & Director 

    Etaten
    8 x 30'
    Producer Olav Øen
    Starring
  • Atle Antonsen
  • Jan Sælid
  • Siw Anita Andersen
  • Ingar Helge Gimle
  • Comedy drama series satirising Norwegian bureaucracy and officialism.

    NRK Underholdning

    Writer & Director & Creator 

    Producer Einar Loftesnes
    Writer Kjell Jørgen Holbye
    Starring
  • Odd-Magnus Williamson
  • Ellen Dorrit Petersen
  • Courtroom drama about the recently separated, professional partners Erik Aber and Elea Bergen

    ITV Studios Norway for TV3

    Film

    Writer & Director 

    The Wendy Effect
    Feature Film
    Producer Kjetil Omberg
    Starring
  • Kristofer Hivju
  • Atle Antonsen
  • Jon Øigarden
  • Nils Jørgen Kaalstad
  • Norsk Superfilm
    Wendyeffekten
    In development
    Producer Håkon Øverås
    Starring
  • Edward Schultheiss
  • Morten Ramm
  • Henriette Steenstrup
  • Jon Øigarden
  • A chubby jockey is no longer getting the best horses to ride and has to cheat to pay off his considerable debt. When a horse drugging goes wrong, he winds up  kidnapping the prizewinner horse Berlusconi.

    Euforia Film
    4 1/2 Film
    King Curling
    Feature Film
    Starring
  • Atle Antonsen
  • Linn Skåber
  • Ane Dahl Torp
  • Harald Eia
  • Curling skip Truls Pålsen's team has to make a come back after suffering from psychic problems with oversizing details.

    Euforia Film
    4 1/2 Film