The Last Kingdom season 3
Country: United Kingdom
TV channel: BBC Two
Original release: October 10, 2015 – present
About TV show The Last Kingdom season 3
Historical drama series based on real historical characters and fictional events as well as figures. 9th century, in the last intact Anglo-Saxon Kingdom Essex: King Alfred the Great defends during his reign an invasion of the Vikings, which attack the Anglo-Saxon kingdoms. Uhtred (Alexander Dreymon), the son of an Anglo-Saxon great landowner, is spared by the Danish Vikings in an attack, but the Waisenkind is kidnapped and raised by the Vikings. Later he has to decide between the Vikings and his birth country, which puts his loyalty to the test. He walks a dangerous path between the two sides as he looks to his right of birth.
The Last Kingdom is a British series from the year 2015 after the eponymous novel The Last Kingdom of Bernard Cornwell. It is about the fictional person Uhtred, an Anglo-Saxon Ealdorman in the England of the ninth century AD. The series created by Stephen Butchard was produced by BBC America and had its series launch on the 10th October 2015. In the UK, the series started on October 22, 2015 on BBC Two. On 29 December 2015 the first season of the series on Netflix Deutschland was released by streaming. A second season with new episodes was commissioned at the end of 2015 and started on 16 March 2017 with the original broadcast.