Hilde Susan Jægtnes
Hilde Susan Jaegtnes was born in 1973 in Pennsylvania and moved to Norway when she was seven years old. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science with a minor in International Relations from San Francisco State University and a Master of Fine Arts degree in Writing for Screen and Television from University of Southern California. Since 2012 she has published four books in Norway, most recently the novel Gildra in 2018. Jaegtnes also writes screenplays for film and TV, and co-wrote season 3 of the TV series OCCUPIED (Netflix). In 2017, she was shortlisted to the Norwegian film award AMANDA for best original screenplay for the feature film HANDLE WITH CARE.