The Real Vikings

The Real Vikings dives deep into the history and archaeology that inspires the popular drama. From ‘test-driving’ longships to exploring the legendary roots of Ragnar Lothbrok, this companion series gets the scoop from some of the world’s top Viking experts. Joining them are actors from the drama series, Clive Standen - pictured above - (Rollo), Maude Hirst (Helga), Alyssa Sutherland (Aslaug) and Katheryn Winnick (Lagertha). By combining compelling footage from the dramatic series with the best in documentary filmmaking, viewers will get a never-before-seen view of what Vikings were really like. This series is a HISTORY commission from the creator of Vikings, Michael Hirst.