The Last Kingdom is a show which follows the story of the early years of England. The main protagonist of the last Kingdom is a strong Warrior who is raised by the Vikings, but it is a Saxon man.
The show follows the story of this Warrior and how he is stuck between the two. It was in the year 2015 when the Last Kingdom was first premiered on BBC. After three years, the show had the privilege of shifting to a bigger and better streaming platform.
The premiere date of The Last Kingdom seas
Usually, the show has to follow an 18 months production cycle. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, it will take much longer for season 5 to be available on Netflix. There are no official announcements on a when will the show premiere.
What will be the storyline of season 5 of the last Kingdom?
Season 5 will focus a lot more on Uhtred and his heartbreak. His ambition of becoming the greatest Warrior will be enhanced further. Other than the heartbreak, Uhtred will have to suffer a significant loss and face his biggest enemy.
The introduction of a new warlord Ragnall Ivarson will be seen in season 5, which will disrupt the peace between Saxons and Danes. The show is expected to have a set of 10 episodes for the fifth instalment.
Season 5 will not be entirely based on the books the Saxon stories Warriors of the storm and the flame bearer. It will have a storyline of its own but with an influence from the books.
What else do we know about the fifth instalment of the last Kingdom?
Aelswith was poisoned in the previous instalment at the hands of Aethelhelm. So it is one of the greatest mysteries of the show if she has survived or not. But the makers are uncertain about her future even though fans are sympathizing with her and wanting her back for the new season.