Alex Hogh Andersen in Vikings Season 5

After a major death last season, Vikings returns for season 5 with familiar characters and circumstances, but nevertheless feels close to a brand new series.

Season 5 of History’s Vikings is the first new season to begin in the wake of Ragnar Lothbrok’s death. Although season 4 soldiered on, proving the show still worked after the King of the Vikings was executed, mostly by giving his sons the urgent plot line of avenging their father and putting an end to King Ecbert, those final episodes of the season served another important purpose: they passed a number of torches to ostensibly allow History’s flagship ...

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