The Last Kingdom season 5 is coming to Netflix maybe in 2021 or 2021. When will the final season of the series arrive on Netflix?
The Last Kingdom has had a great run on the popular streaming platform. It premiered back in 2015 on BBC America and also BBC Two. The series later landed on Netflix in 2018 and managed to attract a solid audience. Originally based on Bernard Cornwell‘s bestselling novels, The Last Kingdom follows a fictional character called Uthred of Babbenburg and his journey during the Norse invasion. The first two seasons of the series were primarily adapted from the books. Though the third season also had a similar plot, Netflix has made the show undergone a lot of changes. Though this was not negative as The Last Kingdom season 3 and season 4 had much more production value and the overall quality increased a lot.
Well, the fans of the series are waiting for the final season of The Last Kingdom. The streaming giant renewed the series in 2020 and the production of the fifth season began. Now, as of June 2021, The Last Kingdom season 5 is a wrap. The cast and the crew have finished the most difficult part of the production and the series. The director gave the fans a promise, stating that the show will get an epic finale. Well, it seems like he is true to his word as the show is on its way. What is the release date for The Last Kingdom season 5?
The Last Kingdom Season 5 Release Date
Now that we know season 5 is a wrap, it is only a matter of time to watch the fifth installment of The Last Kingdom. Though Netflix has not made any announcements about the date, we might see the final season in the last quarter of this year. The Kingdom Season 5 release date might be in early 2022 as well.
The Last Kingdom Season 5 Cast Members
The cast of the final season has shared videos from their social media accounts about the upcoming season. So we know the names that will return in the last season. Alexander Dreymon who plays Uthred will definitely return. Among the familiar faces, there are also Mark Rowley, Arnas Fedaravicius, and Ewan Mitchell. Here’s the main The Last Kingdom season 5 cast.
- Alexander Dreymon as UThred
- Eliza Butterworth as Aelswith
- Millie Brady as Aethelflaed
- Arnas Fedaravicius as Sithric
- Emily Cox as Brida
- Mark Rowley as Finan
- Ewan Mitchell as Osferth
- James Northcote as Aldhelm
Although the production is over, we do not have a trailer video yet. Though you can watch the video titled “We Are Back” below to prepare yourself for the upcoming season. It includes short clips from the main actors and actresses of the series.
After four seasons and 36 episodes, the series is now very close to the end. Though the fans of the series should not worry as The Last Kingdom has had a successful run and will get a great finale for sure. Considering that it has been airing since 2015, the time has come for the show to have a wonderful ending.