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6 JUNE 2013
JAMES BOND CONTEST ON SWEDISH TELEVISION

By: FSWL team
Published:
2013-03-22
Fantasterna (The Devotees) is a new series on TV4 where Sweden's biggest experts in their field will compete in the country's toughest quiz to date. On June 6, 2013 - Sweden's National Day and exactly 30 years after Octopussy premiered (the most Swedish of Bond films with Maud Adams, Kristina Wayborn and Mary Stavin in some of the roles) - it's time to crown Sweden's foremost James Bond expert.

The series of 10 episodes, produced by Baluba for TV4, the specialists will shine in diverse areas within their special subjects. They will be able to see, feel, hear and taste their way to answer a bunch of tricky questions with one person end up as the winner on each subject. The host for the show is Pär Lernström.

FSWL's founder Anders Frejdh is one of the contestants on the topic James Bond. The other participants in this topic are Paul Deblond, Joel Svalberg, John Chiarantona and Pontus Forslund.

In addition to the honor, the winner gets 50,000 SEK (5,000 GBP). There is also a possibility for the winner to double that amount by giving a correct answer to the "impossible question".

Broadcast schedule is as follows (each episode will be repeated two times per week):
1 - EUROVISION SONG CONTEST – April 1st at 8:00pm
2 - STAR WARS – April 8th at 8:00pm
3 - MICHAEL JACKSON – April 15th at 8:00pm
4 - BEER – April 22nd at 8:00pm
5 - TINTIN – April 29th at 8:00pm
6 - LORD OF THE RINGS – May 13th at 8:00pm
7 - FISHES – May 20th at 8:00pm
8 - ABBA – May 27th at 8:00pm
9 - JAMES BOND – June 6th at 8:00pm (Winner: Anders Frejdh)
10. BIRDS – June 10th at 8:00pm

"Congratulations my good friend. You are a blessing to Sweden and BOND!"
Richard Kiel, Jaws in The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Moonraker (1979) (1979)

Photo above:
Pär Lernström (right) with Anders Frejdh, winner of the James Bond contest in Fantasterna. © 2013 TV4. All rights reserved.

Watch more clips from Fantasterna on TV4's official site below:
www.tv4.se/fantasterna/
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