The British historical fiction television series “The Last Kingdom” is making a comeback with its fifth season. Based upon Bernard Cornwell’s The Saxon Stories series of books the show is worldwide popular for its perfect plotline, stunning visuals, and an incredible collection of characters. The series received a lot of appreciations and positive responses from all its audience and critics as well.
And, now when it is coming back with its fifth season we can’t wait any longer to tell everything about it. Therefore, we have gathered up here all the latest details that you definitely need to know. So let’s take a dive in and have a quick look at all of them.
The Last Kingdom Season 5: When is the release happening?
The series made its debut on 10th October 2015 and was an immediate hit for everyone. With an IMBD rating of 8.4/10, the series is absolutely a binge-worthy one.
The series has been renewed for its fifth season and for now; there is no specific release date for this new season. The ongoing pandemic all around the world has made things hard for everyone and the same has happened here too. It seems like we will need to wait a bit longer for things to come up.
We can expect the fifth season to be out in late 2020 or somewhere in the year 2021.
The Last Kingdom Season 5: Who all are in for the cast?
Though there are no official revelations about the cast of the upcoming season but we are expecting the major cast to be back on the screen once again:
- Rowley as Finan
- Joseph Millson as Uhtred’s Uncle
- Ian Hart as Berocca
- Toby Regbo as Aethelred
- Stefanie Hartini as Eadith
- Jamie Blackley as Eardwulf
- Timothy Innes
- Emily Cox
- Eliza Butterworth
The Last Kingdom Season 5: What about the plotline?
The series has a total of 36 episodes till now with its previous four seasons. The upcoming season is going to have 10 episodes. It is also expected that it will be based upon the Book 9 and 10 of The Saxon Stories: Warrior from the Storm and The Flame Bearer.
We can expect to see Uhtred expanding his borders beyond Bebbanburg and to the world of England. He will be charged with coaching Aesthelstan, King Edward’s son as a warrior. But to seek out his ambition, Uhtred is going to be billed with more battles and more face-offs that will risk life but may also make him stronger.