“The Last Kingdom” is a Netflix Original series officially adopted from The Saxon Stories curated by Bernard Cornwell. The historical drama show dropped its fourth installment in April 2020, and the fans were ravenous for the next edition. Finally, after a wait of almost a year, Netflix has announced the renewal of “The Last Kingdom” for its Season 5. However, Season 5 will mark the exit of the series from the world of Netflix.
In Season 4, Netflix delivered an action-packed plot with Uhtred of Bebbanburg gearing up to acquire his home back from the challengers. However, there is much more to come from Bernard’s bucket. Therefore, we can expect a delightful future for the show.
Is “The Last Kingdom” Renewed For Its Season 5?
Netflix has officially renewed “The Last Kingdom” for its fifth installment. The popular faces of the show revealed their comeback in Season 5 through official Twitter posts. So, fans, tighten your seat belts as the brand new season is arriving soon.
“The Last Kingdom” Season 5 Release Date – When Is The New Season coming?
Being a historical drama series, “The Last Kingdom” includes an extremely lengthy production process. It includes a lot of hassles, VFX work, and more. On top of that, the pandemic too interrupted to delay the schedules. So, it’s pretty difficult for Season 5 to land in 2021. Moreover, there are no official updates about the premiere of the series till now. So, it will be safe to speculate a release date in 2022.
“The Last Kingdom” Season 5 Cast – Who Will Return In The Next Season?
“The Last Kingdom” is a series of battles, action, and thrill. It’s about the deadly battles between the supreme powers. So, it’s pretty obvious the Season 5 will leave few characters behind.
However, the main faces of the show are definitely returning. Alexander Dreymon will be back Uhtred of Bebbanburg. Emily Cox will play Brida; Mark Rowley will return as Finan; Eliza Butterworth will play Aelswith. While, the other cast members include Arnas Fedaravicius as Sihtric, Millie Brady as Aethelflaed, Jeppe Beck Laursen as Haeten, Ewan Mitchell as Osferth, and more.