History has released the first trailer for the last season of Vikings, its family saga about the lives and epic adventures of the raiders and explorers of the Dark Ages.. Check it out above along with the key at below.
The 20-episode sixth and final season will air in two parts, beginning with a two-hour premiere at 9 p.m. Wednesday, December 4, followed by eight episodes bowing at 10 p.m. every Wednesday. The remaining 10 episodes of Season 6 are slated to air in 2020.
Season 6 returns following the battle between brothers which has left Bjorn Ironside (Alexander Ludwig) victorious and a hero to the people who have been under the tyrannical rule of Ivar for so long. As the new leader of Kattegat, Bjorn struggles to fill his late father’s shoes as king, while facing several dilemmas and wrestling with the idea that power overshadows morals. Meanwhile, his brother Ivar the Boneless (Alex Høgh Andersen), a self-proclaimed God ruling over Kattegat with alarming terror, is searching for a new path to separate him from his past and is seen traveling along The Silk Road eventually leading him to Russia. He meets his match in Prince Oleg (Danila Kozlovsky), a ruthless and unpredictable Russian ruler, who shocks even Ivar with his merciless actions. While Lagertha (Katheryn Winnick) has her own agenda – to live a quieter and less public life on her own farm, but new dangers lurk close to home. This season, the Vikings continue to take over Scandinavia as Ubbe (Jordan Patrick Smith) and Torvi (Georgia Hirst) travel to Iceland to uncover the mystery circling around Floki’s (Gustaf Skarsgård) disappearance and Hvitserk (Marco Ilsø) pursues his personal vendetta against Ivar.
Creator-writer Michaek Hirst serves as executive producer along with Morgan O’Sullivan, Sheila Hockin, John Weber of Take 5 Productions, Sherry Marsh, Alan Gasmer and James Flynn.
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