The Last Kingdom Season 5

It seems that The Last Kingdom has had its conduct and would be ending with the fifth season. The British historical drama series, which originated in 2015 on BBC America and BBC 2, has had a very successful term with an 8.4/10 IMDb rating and a 91% on Rotten Tomatoes.

What Is The Last Kingdom Season 5 About?

The TV series is based on The Saxton Stories, a historic book series by Bernard Cornwell. It revolves around Uhtred, the successor of Saxon, who is captured by the Danes who raise him as one of their own and eventually opt to put his loyalty to the evaluation. The show mainly concentrates on the Kingdom of Wessex’s battle against Viking incursions.

Is The Show Coming To An End?

The Last Kingdom Season 5

The fourth season was released in April 2020 and soon after the series was renewed for one more season in July. The season, which is currently being taken in Hungary, is going to be the series’ final setup.

The upcoming season will adapt the 9th and 10th books of Cornwell’s series and similar to the last two seasons, the fifth part would also feature a total of ten episodes. The season will see Uhtred facing his”biggest enemy” and suffering a terrific loss.


Along with several members who’d be returning for the season, the fifth installment would also see new faces on the screen. Patrick Robinson would be joining the team Father Benedict who is a sacred man albeit having a troubled past. Sonya Cassidy would also feature in the new season as Eadgifu, an open-hearted newcomer in Winchester.

Additionally, Alexander Dreymon, that plays the role of Uhtred, could be directing one of the episodes in the new season.

The Last Kingdom can be streamed on Netflix.