Ivar the Boneless (Alex Hogh Andersen) leads the Great Heathen Army while Lagertha (Katheryn Winnick) reigns as queen of Kattegat. Bjorn (Alexander Ludwig) heads to the Mediterranean. Floki (Gustaf Skarsgard), mourning the loss of his wife, submits himself to the will of the Gods.
Created and written entirely by Michael Hirst (“The Tudors”), “Vikings” has been a hit for History, averaging 7.8 million viewers per episode last season across all platforms.
This post originally appeared in the print edition of the Sunday Post-Gazette Magazine section.