After waiting for a long time, fans have been assured that The Last Kingdom will return with its season 3. Many rumors hinted that the series might be canceled but, it was all cleared when the official announcement came. The announcement was made via Twitter, and everyone is looking forward to the upcoming season. So, let’s look at all the updates of The Last Kingdom Season 3, that is available so far.
Netflix describes the show as, “As Alfred, the Great defends his kingdom from Norse invaders, Uhtred — born a Saxon but raised by Vikings — seeks to claim his ancestral birthright.”
The production of ‘The Last Kingdom Season 3,’ is underway, and everyone is predicting that it will be wrapped very soon. The official announcement read, “ARSELINGS! Alexander Dreymon, your very own Uhtred son of Uhtred, has some exciting news for you… #TheLastKingdom season 3 is in production, and will be coming to Netflix worldwide later this year!”
Sharpe said, “They are filming now and have very kindly asked me to make a cameo appearance. I’m just hoping that Uhtred will insult me.”
“They’re on the fourth [book], and there are six more if they want them. I think there is a third season proposed, so that’s great,” Cornwall told Expres.co.uk, “I will certainly be writing at least another couple [of novels], so we’ll see.”
According to a report from Expres.co.uk, the upcoming sixth season will focus on Cornwell’s series’ fifth and sixth novels. The period in the novels is from 892 to 893, and in it, after fighting against the Norsemen, Uhtred moves to a higher rank and becomes the chief warlord.
The Last Kingdom Season 3 Cast:
The possible cast for The Last Kingdom Season 3 might include:
- Alexander Dreymon as Uhtred of Bebbanburg.
- Emily Cox as Brida.
- David Dawson as King Alfred the Great.
- Eliza Butterworth as Aelswith.
- Millie Brady as Princess Aethelflaed.
- Toby Rego as Aethelred.
- Henrik Lundström as Rollo.
- James Northcote as Aldhelm and others.
The Last Kingdom Season 3 Release Date:
According to the author, Sharpe, Last Kingdom Season 3 will be returning this autumn (September to December). During a live QnA session, he said, “Yes, the show will return – on Netflix – probably this autumn.”