Bernard Cornwell’s novel series The Saxon Stories comes to Netflix in the form of The Last Kingdom. And now, we have the fifth season of The Last Kingdom to continue the historical fiction on the screen.
The Last Kingdom Season 5: Release Date
In April 2019, the fourth installment of The Last Kingdom started filming, according to Netflix.
Therefore, we can expect The Last Kingdom Season 4 to arrive in 2020, although we are waiting for an official air date announcement by Netflix. An official trailer by Netflix is also due, and hopefully, we will know more once the trailer is out.
Meanwhile, the renewal for The Last Kingdom Season 5 is still pending.
The Last Kingdom Season 5: The Premise
In the series of The Saxon Stories, The Last Kingdom season four’s inspiration comes from the seventh installment in the series called The Pagan Lord.
As we remember from the previous season of The Last Kingdom, Uhtred’s story continues as he moves to Wessex. In season 5, we can expect to see all his children from Gisela are adults. The story is going to focus on how they live in a new place and survive.
The Last Kingdom Season 5: The Cast Details
Alexander Dreyman plays the lead in The Last Kingdom. The name of Alexander Dreyman’s character is Uhtred of Bebbanburg. Along with the point we have, Joseph Millson playing Uhtred’s uncle Aelfric.
Ian Hart, Timothy Innes, Emily Cox, Eliza Butterworth, Mark Rowley, Toby Regbo, and various others coming back in The Last Kingdom season 5. Additionally, we are going to see Stefanie Martini as Eadith and Jamie Blackley as Eardwulf.
The Last Kingdom Season 5: Streaming Platform
Even though the first two seasons of The Last Kingdom is available on Netflix as well as BBC, the third season is only on Netflix.
Therefore, The Last Kingdom season 4 and season 5 is also going to stream only on Netflix.