The Last Kingdom is a retelling of King Alfred the Great’s quest to combine the various distinct countries that became England, inspired by Bernard Cornwell’s Saxon Stories novel series.
Now, you don’t need to wait more regarding season 6 of The Last Kingdom, here is everything that you need to know or want to know about this show.
The Last Kingdom Season 6 Release Date
Netflix hasn’t revealed anything about season 6 as of yet. However, Netflix has announced that The Last Kingdom will come back for a fifth, which will premiere on March 9, 2022.
Season 5 was rumored to be the final season, however, it has been confirmed now. Yes, the show has been canceled and will never return with the next season.
|Name of the Show||The Last Kingdom|
|Season Number||Season 6|
|The Last Kingdom Season 1 Release Date||10 October 2015|
|The Last Kingdom Season 6 Release Date||Canceled|
The Last Kingdom Season 6 Story
Because the show has been canceled, anticipating anything else is a pointless exercise because season 5 was just released in March 2022, and the plot will undoubtedly be influenced by season 5. Fans should not expect anything about season 6 as the show has been finished. Until the end of Season 5, fans must expect huge twists and shocks.
We may already know the answer if the show is going and maintains the plot of Bernard Cornwell’s novels. Because the fight signified the start of England, it had to go along with the series.
The Last Kingdom Season 6 Cast
Season 6 will not be there; therefore no cast details are available. It should go without saying that almost all of the show’s most beloved characters are returned in season 5. Uhtred will be played by Alexander Dreymon, who will also be joined by series regulars Emily Cox as Brida, Eliza Butterworth as Aelswith, Mark Rowley as Finan, Arnas Fedaravicius as Sihtric, Adrian Schiller as Aethelhelm, Cavan Clerkin as Pyrlig, Millie Brady as Aethelflaed, Timothy Innes as King Edward, Ewan Mitchell as (Osferth) and James Northcote as Aldhelm.
The Last Kingdom Season 1 Story
The Last Kingdom began in 866 when the Vikings initially conquered York. Uhtred is the successor to the Northumbrian town of Bebbanburg (Bamburgh). When the Vikings approach, his dad, Lord Uhtred, goes off to fight and is slaughtered, as expected; his son, Uhtred, is abducted.
Uhtred’s uncle Aelfric plans to kidnap the child and discreetly kill him so that he might seize the lordship of Bebbanburg for himself. Still, his plot is thwarted as Danish jarl Ragnar the Courageous falls in love with him and returns him to Denmark with a Saxon girl named Brida.
After a few years, Uhtred has grown into a young man completely entrenched in Norse culture and religion. Ragnar the Fearless is assassinated and burned to death in his chamber by shipmaster Kjartan and his child Sven the One-Eyed, in retaliation for Ragnar stealing Sven’s eye several decades previously. Kjartan promotes rumors that Uhtred, a Saxon by birth, is the perpetrator of the crime, driving Uhtred to flee throughout the North Sea to the territories, he left as a child.
The Pagan Lord and The Empty Throne, volumes 7 and 8 in Bernard Cornwell’s chronicle, are planned to be covered in season 4 of The Last Kingdom. Alfred the Great and his cunning nephew Aethelwold are both dead; Alfred’s child Edward the Elder gets to sit on the throne of Wessex; Alfred’s daughter Aethelflaed is married to the king of Mercia, and the Danes did lead by Haesten and Nut, see a chance. However, Uhtred realizes now’s the moment to confront his uncle Aelfric for the kingdom of Bebbanburg in Northumbria, which he inherited from his father.
Where to Watch The Last Kingdom Season 6 Online?
The series, however, is only available for streaming. However, the audience will only be able to watch the show until season 5 on Netflix. As there will be no season 6.
The Last Kingdom Season 6 Trailer
There is no trailer for Season 6 as it is not coming. But you can watch all the previous seasons’ trailers on YouTube. Watch and then decide whether you need to watch the whole season or not. Well if we talk about the sixth season’s trailer, so, unfortunately, it has been canceled and you will never get to see season 6 of the show in the future.