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Here's Why Everyone Is Talking About This Viral Norwegian TV Show

With the series set for an English adaptation in 2017, here's why you should be watching the original now.

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The show has its own memes and its own fandoms, all fueled by a loyal internet following.

people who start skam and only watch season 3 just for evak are missing out on these cuties

when everybody pronounces tarjei differently


The show's been compared to series like Skins for its depiction of teenage life, and has been praised for its depiction of characters such as witty and fiery Muslim Sana, and Season 3's open discussion of an LGBT relationship.

There are rumors that thenext season might highlight recurring character Vilde and focus on her eating disorder.

Also the writers give the actors (all of whom are teenagers themselves) some pretty badass dialogue.

"Why do you love this norvegian series ?" Well....

And can we talk about the fashion choices in the show? They're sensational.

If you want to watch the show, all previous episodes are on the website, and English transcripts are available thanks to its devoted fans.