The earlier season of the last kingdom made the creators and director of the Series enthusiastic, seeing the spectator’s reaction to the Series’s dramatic plot to work on a new fresh season. What makes it popular among people is that it is based on a novel named The Saxon Stories, written by one of the most creative writers, Bernard Cornwell.
It is set in historical time, with its first season premiere in America on 10 October 2015, dealing with a fictional character, making the viewer connect to that old times, leaving the present world. And now its time for season 5.
The theme behind the last kingdom
The theme deals with a fictional character who is the main protagonist, Uhtred played by Alexander Dreymon, who serves as an army troop, defending the northern border from the Scots whose actual homeland in England.
The story also throws some light on his personal matters like how his father was killed in defending the country, how his brother was made a target. But after being targeted by rivals, his uncle survives with his step-mother. Later on, Uhtred is made into a slave, not only that but a girl named Thyra left him on the wedding day a few days ago, the mother is burnt alive by Danes and took the young girl with themselves to make her their slave.
Nothing much has changed from the earlier seasons, Alexander Dreymon is still playing the character of Uhtred along with Millie Brady, who is Lady Aethelflaed for this fresh season. The rest of the cast is also the same but these two mentioned are significant. Below is a glimpse of the cast having fun on the shooting set,
Where we can watch the premiere of Season 5?
Earlier this Series was put on by BBC America, but as time passed and many new entertainment channels grew up gathering a lot of buzzes, many shows got featured over them. One such platform is NETFLIX where all its earlier season is present in different languages. So, we can see its upcoming season to air there as well.
Last Kingdom Season 5 Release Date
Talking about its new season, NETFLIX will soon feature the trailer giving a hint to what will happen in season 5. It is still not officially announced, but we can expect a ray of hope of its release in 2021. Moreover, as mentioned by some source, we could have this season featuring 8-10 episodes. Stay tuned for more stuff like this and check out our latest posts.