Fortitude is a place like nowhere else. Although surrounded by the
savage beauty of the Arctic landscape, Fortitude is one of the safest
towns on earth. There has never been a violent crime here. Until now. In
such a close-knit community a murder touches everyone and the
unsettling, mysterious horror of this crime threatens the future of the
The local Chief of Police, Sheriff Dan Anderssen
(Dormer), has to investigate alongside DCI Morton (Tucci), the detective
who has flown into Fortitude so fast that questions are being asked
about how much he knew, and when. As these two cops try to make sense
of the killing, each finds compelling reasons to mistrust and suspect
The murder is a catastrophe for Hildur Odegard
(Grabol), the town's Governor. It threatens her ambitious plans to
transform Fortitude from a mining town into a site for high-end tourism.
And for Henry Tyson (Gambon), a wildlife photographer who only has
weeks left to live, the murder is the catalyst to unearthing Fortitude's
Also key to the story are Charlie Stoddart
(Eccleston), an English scientist who heads up the Arctic Biology
department at the Fortitude Arctic Research Centre, talented young
scientist Vincent Rattrey (Treadaway), the newest member of Stoddart's
team, and Jules Sutter (Raine), who is married to Frank Sutter
(Pinnock), Fortitude's chief search and rescue pilot.
As the cold
Arctic darkness gives way to endless summer nights, this apparently
idyllic community struggles to make sense of the murderous horror that
has been let loose in its heart.
Fortitude is a place like nowhere else on Earth. Surrounded by the savage beauty of the polar landscape, its future sparkling with the promise of Arctic opportunity, wealth and discovery, Fortitude is one of the safest towns on earth. There has never been a violent crime here. Until now.
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Next Episode is Season 2 Episode 1 and airs on 1/26/2017, 09:00 PM.
FORTITUDE - General Information
Series Premiere: January 29, 2015 Classification: Scripted Genre: Action | Drama | Horror | Mystery | Thriller Network: Sky ATLANTIC Airs: Thursday at 09:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes
FORTITUDE - Season 1 -- 12 Episodes
1x1 -- Jan 29, 2015 -- Episode One 1x2 -- Jan 29, 2015 -- Episode Two 1x3 -- Feb 05, 2015 -- Episode Three 1x4 -- Feb 12, 2015 -- Episode Four 1x5 -- Feb 19, 2015 -- Episode Five 1x6 -- Feb 26, 2015 -- Episode Six 1x7 -- Mar 05, 2015 -- Episode Seven 1x8 -- Mar 12, 2015 -- Episode Eight 1x9 -- Mar 19, 2015 -- Episode Nine 1x10 -- Mar 26, 2015 -- Episode Ten 1x11 -- Apr 02, 2015 -- Episode Eleven 1x12 -- Apr 09, 2015 -- Episode Twelve
FORTITUDE - Season 2 -- 4 Episodes
2x1 -- Jan 26, 2017 -- Episode 1 2x2 -- Feb 02, 2017 -- Episode 2 2x3 -- Feb 09, 2017 -- Episode 3 2x4 -- Feb 16, 2017 -- Episode 4