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Martin Scorsese teams up with British writer for epic take on the Romans

He says his dramas are not documentaries but the details are rooted in history: “Just like Shakespeare’s history plays, they only start with some historical facts, then the drama takes over.

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'Vikings' Boss Breaks Down Midseason Finale Character Deaths, Potential Spinoff and The Seer's Latest Vision

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched the midseason finale of “Vikings” Season 5, entitled “Moments of Vision.”

The fifth season of History’s “Vikings” has traveled to some unchartered territories, including the Mediterranean, Iceland and into a world of spiritual bishops who battle and have sex. 1,857 more words

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‘Vikings’ Creator Launches Production Company, Pacts With MGM for ‘Ronin’

Michael Hirst has launched his own production company, Green Pavilion Entertainment, and is teaming up with MGM on a TV adaptation of “Ronin.”

Hirst created “Vikings” and “The Tudors,” and has established Green Pavilion with producing partners Morgan O’Sullivan and James Flynn. 192 more words

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'Vikings' Creator Michael Hirst Launches Production Company, Sets Up 'Ronin' Remake At MGM

Vikings and The Tudors creator Michael Hirst has launched his own independent production company and has struck a first-look deal with MGM. Hirst also has also set up his first project, a remake of Robert De Niro’s 1998 spy thriller… 230 more words

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'Vikings' Will Venture To Russia In Season 6; According To Creator Michael Hirst

In the coming seasons of the hit drama ‘Vikings’ we’ll see our characters expand the world even more. It’s confirmed that Bjorn will visit Africa in season 5 – Russia in season 6? 258 more words

Vikings Renewed For Season 6 By The History Channel: All Details

History have renewed their hit show ‘Vikings’ for a season 6! Read all of the new season details below.

The renewal was coming, with a open-casting recently being held in Ireland and during the Vikings panel at SDCC, creator Michael Hirst said that he had already started writing season 6. 363 more words

Vikings Creator Michael Hirst Teases Bishop Heahmund Plus Official Season 5 Synopsis

Season 5 of ‘Vikings’ is coming, and we’ve got an official synopsis now as well as new details of the next big arrival, Bishop Heahmund. 316 more words