Tag: History

VIKINGS Renewed for Season Three

     March 25, 2014

Collider.com default featured image.

Vikings will live to see another day.  History announced today that it has renewed the drama series for a 10-episode third season, just as the second season is almost halfway finished.  For those unfamiliar, the series stars Travis Fimmel as …

History Planning New ROOTS Miniseries

     November 5, 2013

Collider.com default featured image.

History has already tackled pseudo-historical series Hatfields & McCoys,  The Bible and Vikings to great success, so the cable channel is now turning its creative talent toward developing a new Roots miniseries.  Originally based on Alex Haley’s book, Roots: The Saga …

History Renews New Drama VIKINGS For a Second Season

     April 5, 2013

Collider.com default featured image.

History has a scored a few big ratings hits this season, and though its first scripted drama Vikings has not even finished its inaugural run, the cable network has already renewed it for a 10-episode second season.  According to the network, Vikings has been …

VIKINGS Scripted Series Coming to History Channel

     June 28, 2012

Collider.com default featured image.

HISTORY has announced their cast for the scripted series, Vikings. Hoping to bank on the success of HBO’s Game of Thrones, writer Michael Hirst (The Tudors) created the series based on real life figures of Scandanavian history.  The story follows …