The Last Kingdom renewed for season 5 at Netflix. The streaming platform today confirms that fifth season announcement video on its social media accounts.
This is the highly-anticipated historical-fiction drama. The series also based on “The Saxon Stories” by author Bernard Cornwell. We already watch season 4 on April 26th, 2020. After the success of fourth season fans waiting for season 5. Also, season 5 will consist of 10 episodes, like the previous seasons. However, the drama series was once a co-production between the British broadcaster BBC and Netflix. But after the third season Netflix pick-up the rights and turns Netflix Original.
When is The Last Kingdom season 5 release date on Netflix?
Now, there’s officially renewed for The Last Kingdom’s upcoming season. On the official The Last Kingdom twitter account, a few cast members announced the renewal status “It’s so good to know we’re good to go. All aboard the party bus! #Season5 #TheLastKingdom” in a video below.
— The Last Kingdom (@TheLastKingdom) July 7, 2020
What’s the synopsis of The Last Kingdom series?
Here’s the description for this drama series:
“The setting is a historical one of England roughly around 800-900 A.D. The conflict involves the Vikings who are eager to take more ground and the native English peoples or more correctly the Saxons who desire to hold the ground they have and repel the Vikings from England. The main protagonist is a fictional character although his birthplace and enemies who contest him; Ubba (Ubbe Lothbrok) and Guthrum are real figures.”
The Last Kingdom series cast and characters:
- Alexander Dreymon – Uhtred
- Emily Cox – Brida
- Millie Brady – Aethelflaed
- Eliza Butterworth – Aelswith
- Timothy Innes – King Edward
- Finn Elliot – Young Uhtred
- Ruby Hartley – Stiorra
What we expect season 5:
Season 5 follows the as he awaits Aethelflaed’s reinforcements, Edward besieges Winchester. Uhtred isn’t convinced that conquest is really Sigtryggr’s ultimate aim. Stiorra seeks to follow her own path. The wind shifts in Winchester. The Last Kingdom season 5 will release in late 2021. Check out the trailer below.