Season 5 of Vikings is set to premiere on November 29, 2017 on History in Canada and in the United States and is set to conclude later in 2018, consisting of 20 episodes. It is the first season to not feature Travis Fimmel as King Ragnar.
Like the previous season, this season will also be split into two parts
In Norway, in the wake of the death of king Ragnar and his son Sigurd, the sons of Ragnar are in civil war. Ivar claims the title of king over the kingdom of Kattegat, supported by Hvitserk and king Harald. Ubbe sides with Lagertha against their alliance.
- It was officially announced on March 17, 2016, five episodes into the show's fourth season run.
- Hirst discussed Vikings and the possibility of Season 6. Season 6 was confirmed.
Main Cast Edit
- Katheryn Winnick as Queen Lagertha
- Gustaf Skarsgård as Floki
- Clive Standen as Rollo
- Alexander Ludwig as Prince Bjorn "Ironside"
- Peter Franzén as King Harald "Finehair"
- Jasper Pääkkönen as Halfdan "The Black"
- Moe Dunford as King Aethelwulf
- Alex Høgh Andersen as Prince Ivar "The Boneless"
- Marco Ilsø as Prince Hvitserk
- Jordan Patrick Smith as Prince Ubbe
- Jonathan Rhys Meyers as Bishop Heahmund
- Ferdia Walsh Peelo as Prince Alfred "The Great"
- Darren Cahil as Prince Aethelred
- Ryan Henson as Hali
Recurring Cast Edit
- Jennie Jacques as Queen Judith
- Georgia Hirst as Torvi
- Josefin Asplund as Astrid
- Ida Nielsen as Margrethe
- Adam Copeland as Ketill "Flatnose"
- Kris Holden-Ried as Eyvind 
Unknown cast Edit
- Leah McNamara as Aud "the Deep Minded"
- Karima McAdams as Kassia
- Khaled Abol Naga as Ziyadat Allah
- Alicia Agnesson as Freydis
- Erik Madsen as King Hemming
- Markjan Winnick as King Angantyr
- Tamaryn Payne as Widow Ordlaf
- Albano Jerónimo as Euphemius
- Kieran O'Reilly as White Hair
- Laurence O'Fuarain as Hakon
- Eve Connolly as Thora
- Jamie Maclachlan as Aldwin
Episode Guide Edit
- ↑ http://deadline.com/2016/03/vikings-renewed-season-5-history-jonathan-rhys-meyers-1201722220/
- ↑ http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/live-feed/vikings-season-4-finale-deaths-970810
- ↑ http://deadline.com/2016/07/wwe-star-edge-adam-copeland-vikings-season-5-recurring-history-channel-1201792909/
- ↑ http://cartermatt.com/222663/vikings-season-5-lost-girl-alum-signs-major-role/