Vikings building momentum in season four
Total numbers from the History series’ February premiere are up 32% year-over-year in Canada, with ratings success in Asia as well.
History orders extra Vikings episodes
The new season, set to bow in February 2016, has been bumped from 16 to 20 episodes.
Shaw Media orders fourth season of Vikings for History
The Canada-Ireland coproduction returns to both Canadian and US History channels following a successful third season to date.
History to debut scripted series Vikings in March
The Shaw Media specialty will begin airing the nine-part drama series (pictured), an Irish-Canadian coproduction between Toronto-based Take 5 Productions and Ireland’s World 2000, on March 3.
Canadian-Irish copro Vikings adds local actors
Canadian actors Jessalyn Gilsig (pictured) and Katheryn Winnick join the cast of the History Channel and Shaw Media scripted series, as do Travis Fimmel, Gustaf Skarsgard and Clive Standen.
Gabriel Byrne to star in Irish-Canadian copro Vikings
All post-production and VFX work for the drama series, which is co-produced by Toronto-based Take 5 Productions and Ireland’s World 2000, will be done in Canada.