‘Vikings’ Creator on Bringing Female Viewers to History and ‘Increasingly Emotional’ Final Episodes

Published on Dec 04, 2019

‘Vikings’ Creator on Bringing Female Viewers to History and ‘Increasingly Emotional’ Final Episodes

When “Vikings” kicks off its sixth and final season on History, it does so in a blaze of glory. Not only has the series grown to include roughly 900 extras in its renowned battle scenes and given new voice to long-forgotten languages, but production has scaled several continents while also reaching more than 30 million total viewers as one of the top 10 cable dramas among all key demos.

Saying farewell to such a legacy — the legacy of Ragnar Lothbrok and his sons that creator Michael Hirst always set out to tell — has been an “incredibly emotional” journey to say the least, Hirst notes.

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Author: Amber Dowling