Maniac
Fantasy hero or everyday loser?

Production year: 2015

Duration: 25

Genres: Scripted Format

Production company: Rubicon TV AS

Original title: Maniac

Maniac is the story of Espen, a man in his thirties who’s loved by everyone. His life is one long party. But in reality, Espen is in a psychiatric hospital and has never uttered a single word.

His escape is an elaborate fantasy world in which he spends his “life” with his best friend Hakon. But is this such a bad thing? Espen is happy in his own little world —  that is, until his new psychologist begins to challenge him and he is forced to redefine what life he wants to live.

10 episodes x 23 minutes TV2 Norway

From the producers of Lilyhammer and The Third Eye, Rubicon TV.

Maniac is the story of Espen, a man in his thirties who’s loved by everyone. His life is one long party. But in reality, Espen is in a psychiatric hospital and has never uttered a single word.

His escape is an elaborate fantasy world in which he spends his “life” with his best friend Hakon. But is this such a bad thing? Espen is happy in his own little world —  that is, until his new psychologist begins to challenge him and he is forced to redefine what life he wants to live.

10 episodes x 23 minutes TV2 Norway

From the producers of Lilyhammer and The Third Eye, Rubicon TV.

Maniac
Fantasy hero or everyday loser?

Production year: 2015

Duration: 25

Genres: Scripted Format

Production company: Rubicon TV AS

Original title: Maniac

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