Vikings Season 5 is almost here and we have all the details you need from trailers, promo photos, cast details and more. Check back for regular updates.
Season 4 of Vikings couldn’t have ended in any better fashion. Ragnar Lothbrok, the main star of Vikings is killed off, executed by the King of Northumbria, Aelle. Swift retaliation soon followed Aelle and the people of England in the form of Ragnar’s sons. Forming the greatest Viking army ever seen they sailed west to seek revenge for their father’s death. and in no time at all conquered.
In no time at all they conquered. King Aelle, dead, Northumbria wasted. King Ecbert, who had a role to play in Ragnars death, is next. His villa in Wessex is seized, his people are forced to flee and he takes his own life.
With victory and revenge had attentions turn to what is next for the Sons of Ragnar. Bjorn intends to return to the Mediterranean, with Ivar ‘The Boneless’ wishing to stay in England to pillage and plunder and the other sons wishing to return to Kattegat.
Lagertha, who stayed in Kattegat while everyone went off to fight, has her owns problems to deal with. King Harald has made his intentions clear, he wishes to take Kattegat. Will she be able to stop him?
Season 5 just can’t come fast enough. As we wait we will regularly keep this page updated with all the latest news from trailers, cast details and more so remember to check back regularly.
Do we have a release date for Vikings Season 5?
Yes, we do.
Vikings Season 5 is scheduled to premiere its on Wednesday, November 29th, on The History Channel.
Do we have a promotional trailer?
We have several actually.
The History Channel has released several trailers now for season 5 with one even being released at the well known San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC). Each trailer gives a different insight into what is coming from religious experiences to severed heads rolling across the floor.
If that isn’t enough for you a sneak peek has been released as well.
Who is set to star in Vikings Season 5?
Most of the usual cast has been confirmed to return so far along with newcomers to the series;
Lagertha, played by Katheryn Winnick, is confirmed to star Season 5 along with regulars Bjorn Lothbrok, Alexander Ludwig, Rollo, Clive Standen and Floki, Gustaf Skarsgard.
Newcomer Jonathan Rhys Meyers, who briefly appeared in the Season 4 as Bishop Heahmund, is set to return in Season 5 as fiercely religious warrior dedicated to both his faith and king.
The biggest mystery and question for many of you though is Ragnar truly gone or not? He has defiantly been killed off, or at least it looks like that anyway, but, he is supposedly a descendant of Odin so you never know. Nothing has been confirmed or denied so far so you never know, he might be back, but you shouldn’t count on it.
Are you looking forward to Vikings Season 5? Do you think Ragnar is gone for good? Leave a comment below with your thoughts.
Vikings returns, Wednesday, November 29th, on The History Channel
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