Peter-No-Tail (TV series)

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Peter-No-Tail (Swedish: Pelle Svanslös) is a 1997 Swedish Live-Action SVT's Christmas calendar TV series initiated by SVT Dramas executive chief Mark Levengood. The series is based on Gösta Knutsson's books and was well received by both children and grownups. The script was written by Pernilla Oljelund.

GenreChristmas calendar
Created byGösta Knutsson
Written byPernilla Oljelund
StarringBjörn Kjellman
Cecilia Ljung
Christer Fant
Brasse Brännström
Narrated byGösta Prüzelius
Country of originSweden
Original languageSwedish
No. of episodes24
Original release1 December (1997-12-01) –
24 December 1997 (1997-12-24)

Some of the actors wore mechanical, remote-controlled tails with their costumes.


Pelle Svanslös glugg at Åsgränd in Uppsala.

The series is set at Åsgränd in the town of Uppsala in Sweden, where a group of cats are living. Among them are Pelle Svanslös, Måns and Maja Gräddnos.[1]



The series was released to VHS in 1998,[2] and to DVD on 19 November 2001.


  1. ^ "Julkalendrar genom tiderna" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. Retrieved 3 December 2014.
  2. ^ "Pelle Svanslös" (in Swedish). Svensk mediedatabas. 1997. Retrieved 5 April 2011.

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