WARRIOR, QUEEN

The shield-maiden Astrid (Josefin Asplund) may have become a queen, but she only wanted to be a warrior. Trained in the art of war (and more) by Lagertha, Astrid was her trusted confidant and helped thwart an attack on Kattegat by one of King Harald’s…

BAD TO THE BJORN

Bjorn “Ironside” Ragnarsson (Alexander Ludwig) is the eldest son of Ragnar and Lagertha, eventual king of Kattegat and, as his nickname implies, a skilled warrior. Like his father, Bjorn is loyal, fearless, resourceful and relentless – in simplest terms, he’s a viking badass. VIP Fan…

HEADS OF THE FAMILY

Ragnar and Lagertha Lothbrok gave new meaning to the term “power couple.” As king and queen of Kattegat in Vikings, both were destined to be fierce warriors – and while their marriage does not survive the series – their legends (and their style) live on at…

VIKING NIGHTMARES

Vikings is the more gloriously brutal series on television. If it weren’t so compelling, it would be painful to watch. Luckily, very few actors were maimed or mutilated during the filming of The History Channel epic thanks to the magic of television and special effects….