The Last Kingdom is a British historical fiction television series based on Bernard Cornwell’s The Saxon Stories series of novels. It premiered in 2015 on BBC America, BBC Two and later in 2018 on Netflix.
As Alfred the Great defends his kingdom from Norse invaders, Uhtred – born a Saxon but raised by Vikings – seeks to claim his ancestral birthright.
As he awaits Aethelflaed’s reinforcements, Edward besieges Winchester. Uhtred is not convinced that conquest is really Sigtryggr’s ultimate aim. Stiorra seeks to follow her own path. The wind shifts in Winchester.
The Last Kingdom Series
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Production & Filming Details
- Release Date: 26 April 2020.
- Rating: 18.
- Running Time: 60 minutes.
- Country: UK.
- Language: English.