History has ordered a third season of its gritty historical drama, which stars Travis Fimmel as the legendary Ragnar Lodbrok.
History’s Vikings panel brought the drama’s creator and stars to Comic-Con International to celebrate the first season and provide an alarming sneak peek at Season 2.
History brought its new hit drama Vikings to WonderCon in Anaheim, where the stars discussed their roles and getting the accents right, and previewed footage from an upcoming episode.
The History Channel has signed In Treatment star Gabriel Byrne to play an important Norse warrior leader in Vikings, a scripted drama created by Michael Hurts (The Tudors).
History moves into scripted drama with a season commitment to Michael Hirst’s Vikings, set to premiere next year.
A trio of pirate- and Viking-themed dramas are winding their way through the chopping development waters, Port Royal, Pyrates and Vikings.