Travis Fimmel is a fabulous actor, and his monologue at the beginning of “Yol” is no exception to the immense talent he portrays as Ragnar Lothbrook. Delivering it in a bathtub didn’t hurt, either. This scene also finally introduced us properly to Yidu, played by Dianne Doan. Hooray for an actor of color getting a […]
If I were in charge of Vikings, I might have re-titled “Mercy” to “Mercy from Men Yelling.” It is probably a good thing I’m not in charge of Vikings. Read our before commenting. Please do not copy our content in whole to other websites. Linkbacks are encouraged.
In the second episode of season four of Vikings, “Kill the Queen,” a lot of other things happened–but all I can think about is Rollo’s haircut. Poor Rollo. A blowout won’t make Princess Gisla love you. But it did make her laugh, and people tend to like partners who can do that. I predicted I’d […]
I have missed the rich, detailed textures of Vikings. I have missed the wide, sweeping shots of incredible scenery. I have missed the many attractive people on horseback and in peril. “A Good Treason”, the fourth season premiere, featured all of these things in the first few minutes, and I am glad that I don’t have to miss […]
This is an entirely spoiler-free article. About a year ago, The History Channel released its original series, Vikings. Spearheaded by Michael Hirst, who wrote the film Elizabeth, the HBO show The Tudors, and more, it was clear that the historical accuracy of Vikings wasn’t going to be the main focus of the show. In fact, from […]