Netflix has plenty of great historical drama series which are interesting to watch, and through them, we got knowledge of the things that happened in history. So, The Last Kingdom also comes under this category, and it is inspired by the novels of author Bernard Cornwell. Earlier BBC was the distributor of the series, but after the second season, Netflix took the spot. Total of four seasons were released so far, and all got a great response from everyone.
The series centered on the story of Uhtred, who is born as a Saxon but raised by Vikings, and now he wants his ancestral birthright. We will also get a fifth season of the historical series. Now everyone is asking about the release of the new season. So below is everything that you should know about the upcoming season:
Production Of The Last Kingdom Season 5
So the fifth season of the historical drama series was announced on 7 July 2020. The cast members announced the fifth season officially through a video that was released online. Have a look at it:
Season 5 of the historical series is in the early stage of development. The writers are busy working on the script for the new season. The production will now going to take more time because of the ongoing pandemic condition. Reportedly the production will not begin until 2021.
Potential Release Date For The Last Kingdom Season 5
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, everyone has to wait for the fifth season for a very long time. A specific date also not set for the new episodes of the historical drama series. So the sources have predicted that The Last Kingdom Season 5 can appear on the streaming platform in 2022. If Netflix announces anything about the fifth season release date we will inform you.
Cast Updates For The Last Kingdom Season 5
We can expect for these stars to appear in the new season:
- Alexander Dreymon as Uhtred of Bebbanburg
- Ewan Mitchell Arnas Fedaravičius
- Millie Brady as Lady Aethelflaed
- Timothy Innes as King Edward
- Eliza Butterworth as Lady Aelswith Mark Rowley
- Emily Cox as Brida
We are not sure regarding the return of other stars in season 5. We can also see new faces in the upcoming season.