History Channel is moving ahead with the renewal of Vikings for its fourth season, the network announced on Thursday.
“VIKINGS has raided the hearts of both audiences and critics, establishing itself as one of the most compelling, visually stunning dramas on television,” said Dirk Hoogstra, EVP and General Manager, History & H2. “We are so proud of our immensely talented cast and crew led by Michael Hirst, whose intriguing storylines and pivotal arcs have the perfect balance of scope, smarts and bloodshed to keep our loyal fans watching and wanting more.”
The Viking drama starring Travis Fimmel as Ragnar Lothbrok tells the tale of the lives and adventures of the Viking warriors and portrays life in the Dark Ages through the eyes of Viking society. The series also stars Clive Standen, Katheryn Winnick and Alexander Ludwig.
Five new episodes remain in the current season airing Thursdays at 10 p.m. with the season finale slated for Thursday, April 23 at 10 p.m.