Created by Jeb Stuart, Vikings: Valhalla is a historical drama series made for Netflix. Stuart is also the executive producer alongside Morgan O’Sullivan, Michael Hirst, Sheila Hockin, Steve Stark, James Flynn, John Weber, Niels Arden Oplev, Sherry Marsh, Alan Gasmer and Pail Buccieri.
The first season of the series premiered on February 25, 2022 and received positive reviews from critics and audiences. It currently holds an approval rating of 89% on Rotten Tomatoes. Considering the positive response, the series has been already renewed for a second and third season.
So, when is the third season releasing? What is the plot? Who would come back to reprise their roles? Continue reading to know further details.
The makers have only renewed Vikings: Valhalla for a third season. However, they have not revealed anything about the plot of Season 3 since Season 2 has not premiered yet and Season 1 premiered recently in February 2022.
The basic premise of the series is set 100 years after the events of the Vikings, as tensions between the Vikings and the English royals teach a bloody breaking point and as the Vikings clash themselves clash over their conflicting Christian and Pagan beliefs.
Leif Erikson, Freydis Eirikdsottir and Harald Hardrada begin an epic journey that will take them across oceans and through battlefields, from Kattegat to England and beyond, as they fight for survival and glory. The series shows the end of the Viking Age, marked by the Battle of Stamford Bridge in 1066.
Coming to the cast, we should get to see Sam Corlett, Frida Gustavsson, Leo Suter, Bradley Freegard, Johannes Haukur Johanneson, Caroline Henderson, Laura Berlin and David Oakes in the lead roles. Since it will be a new season, we can expect to see some new faces.
The creators of Vikings: Valhalla have not confirmed anything about the release date of Season 3. However, several online reports state that the second season would premiere in 2022 followed by the third in 2023.
The third season might consist of eight episodes like the first season. The makers are expected to reveal further details about the third season in the next few months.
The developers of Vikings: Valhalla have not released a trailer for Season 2. Until it comes out, watch the trailer of Season 1 below: