The sixth and final season of Vikings will receive its UK premiere on Amazon Prime Video UK on Thursday December 5th, it has been announced.
New episodes will the continue to be made available to UK Prime members every Thursday, less than 24 hours after they initially air on History in the United States.
Created by Michael Hirst, Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok and his band of Viking brothers. The drama series is produced by Take 5 Productions, TM Productions & MGM Television and stars Katheryn Winnick, Alex Høgh Andersen, Alexander Ludwig, Danila Kozlovsky, Jordan Patrick Smith, Georgia Hirst, Gustaf Skarsgård and Marco Ilsø. Michael Hirst, Morgan O’Sullivan, Sheila Hockin, John Weber, Sherry Marsh, Alan Gasmer, and James Flynn executive produce.
Season six picks up following the battle between brothers which has left Bjorn 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, Ivar, searching for a new path to separate him from his past, is seen traveling along The Silk Road eventually leading him to Russia. He meets his match in Prince Oleg, a ruthless and unpredictable Russian ruler, who shocks even Ivar with his merciless actions. While Lagertha has her own agenda – to live a quieter and less public life on her own farm, but new dangers lurk close to home.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.