An epic saga begins with a new generation of legendary Vikings in Vikings: Valhalla .
The executive producers and cast of the series talk about the religious and cultural revolutions that form the backdrop for this new Netflix show .
The new series explores the decline of Viking culture, introducing new protagonists: the legendary explorer Leif Eriksson , his sister and leader of the Norse religion Freydis Eriksdotter and the ambitious Nordic prince Harald Sigurdsson .
The first season will consist of eight episodes and will arrive on Netflix on February 25th. Created by Jeb Stuart, the series follows the exploits and adventures of some of the most important (and infamous) names in Norse history.
This is the official synopsis:
In a past more than a thousand years ago at the beginning of the 11th century, Vikings: Valhalla tells the heroic adventures of some of the most famous Vikings ever: the legendary explorer Leif Eriksson (Sam Corlett), his fearless and tenacious sister Freydis Eriksdotter (Frida Gustavsson) and the ambitious prince of the North Harald Sigurdsson (Leo Suter). When tensions between the Viking leaders and the English royal house reach a bloody breaking point and the Vikings themselves are torn between Christian and pagan beliefs, these three legendary characters embark on an epic journey across seas and battlefields from Kattegat to England and beyond. , fighting for survival and glory.