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THE TUDORS (2007 - 2010)

Creators: Michael Hirst

Cast: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Henry Cavill, Anthony Brophy

The series tells in a fictional and loosely adapted the story of the life of Henry VIII, his reign and his successive marriages. 205 more words

Drama

Vikings Seasons 1-2

Mrs. Brik and I love to watch historical dramas. We especially liked The Tudors and The Borgias, rife with murder and sex, and “based on true stories.” … 607 more words

Television

The "Vikings" Way

If Game of Thrones is Led Zeppelin, full of Tolkien lore and Shakespearean plots, then Vikings is Black Sabbath, full of dark magic and violent plunder. 1,542 more words

History Channel

Vikings, S02E01: Brother's War; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Originally aired 27 Feb 2014
Written by Michael Hirst
Directed by Ciarán Donnelly

Starring Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Gustaf Skarsgård, Jessalyn Gilsig, and Nathan O’Toole… 1,119 more words

2010s TV

Vikings, S01E09: All Change; Review by Robin Franson Pruter

Originally aired 28 Apr 2013
Written by Michael Hirst
Directed by Ken Girotti

Starring Travis Fimmel, Katheryn Winnick, Clive Standen, Gustaf Skarsgård, Jessalyn Gilsig, George Blagden, and Thorbjørn Harr… 957 more words

2010s TV

Vikings season 3 episode 10: The Dead review

After the success of my 2014 blog post Ragnar Lothbrok from Vikings: A Character Study (the second most viewed post in this blog; the first one being, quite interestingly, … 677 more words

Reviews & Critiques

Five Reasons for Catching Up With the 'Vikings' TV Series

I’ve kept the promise in my post from last October and have given Vikings a chance. After watching three seasons I’m definitely happy with History’s TV series, and particularly with the passion actor Travis Fimmel puts into the role of Ragnar Lothbrok. 332 more words