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Vikings: New Look at the Final Season with the Lothbroks [SDCC]

Vikings: New Look at the Final Season with the Lothbroks [SDCC]

History Channel may not have many drama series, but the one that really hit for them is Vikings The bloody brutality of the show's six-season run is almost at an end, but they're back for one last comic con panel to talk about the first half of the final season and tease a bit of[...]

HISTORYs Project Blue Book Reboot Revisits Well Worn Territory [Review]

HISTORY's 'Project Blue Book' Reboot Revisits Well Worn Territory [Review]

History Channel's strong fanbase around their Ancient Aliens series may well be enough to help establish a viewership beachhead There are a few moments of looming shadowed figures looking at our protagonists from afar to help introduce mystery, but the threads are at least initially thin.It's not a bad series, and executive producer Robert Zemeckis knows[...]

Knightfall Releases First Image of Mark Hamill from Season 2

Knightfall Releases First Image of Mark Hamill from Season 2

Remember when we let you know that galactic treasure Mark Hamill was joining the cast of HISTORY's crusade drama series Knightfall? Today, HISTORY released a first look image of series star Tom Cullen alongside a very Anthony Hopkins-lookin' Hamill in complete makeup and costume: So that's Hamill as Talus, a battle-hardened Knight Templar veteran of the Crusades, who survived […]

HISTORYs Knightfall Gets Renewed Mark Hamill Joins Cast

HISTORY's 'Knightfall' Gets Renewed, Mark Hamill Joins Cast

HISTORY is renewing its Templar-based drama series Knightfall for a second season, surprising some viewers but delighting fans. This renewal doesn't come so much as a shock, but more a "what took you so long" type of thing. There is also the reveal that a certain Jedi Knight will be joining the cast in season 2 […]

Vikings Creator Says the Show Is a Grown-Up Game of Thrones

'Vikings' Creator Says the Show Is a Grown-Up Game of Thrones

HISTORY's Vikings just went on hiatus in the middle of season 5 (don't worry, this is their planned mid-season break), and left us all wondering, "what next?" A good drama series does this to its viewers often, and Michael Hirst is no stranger to this method. The series creator, showrunner, and head writer (no, really — he's written […]

The Weekly Static s01e23: Watchmen Rockwell Doherty and More

The Weekly Static s01e23: Watchmen, Rockwell, Doherty and More!

TVHeathers Red Band Trailer Offers First Look at Shannen DohertyStarz Petitions FCC for a Big Apple Return to OptimumHistory Sets Global Soccer Programming Extravaganza in Run-Up to World Cup (EXCLUSIVE)"The History channel is capitalizing on the global appeal of soccer with 'History of Football,' two weeks of worldwide and localized programming celebrating the beautiful game[...]

Vikingss Michael Hirst Adapting De Niro/Reno Spy Thriller Ronin to Series

Vikings's Michael Hirst Adapting De Niro/Reno Spy Thriller Ronin to Series

The team are planning to attack a heavily-armed convoy and steal a suitcase, its contents unknown..."Sharon Remmer (The Man in the High Castle, Medici: Masters of Florence) is being brought aboard as creative director. Hirst, O'Sullivan and Flynn previously collaborated with MGM TV on the hit History Channel show Vikings, which was renewed for a sixth season.Mark[...]

Knightfall Star Tom Cullen Talks Crusaders and History

'Knightfall' Star Tom Cullen Talks Crusaders and History

History Channel sure has been branching out into scripted drama territory What once started with Vikings continues with Seal Team Six and the newest series, Knightfall The first episode of the series centers around the fall of the Templar's last stronghold city in the Holy Land Acre, where the Holy Grail is lost during an attack and subsequent retreat.https://youtu.be/F9dtepkeR0IWe[...]

Ivar the Boneless Battles Heahmund in New Vikings Clip

Ivar the Boneless Battles Heahmund in New Vikings Clip

Really, you're NOT ready for the amount of butt kicking that's gonna happen in season 5 of Vikings on HISTORY. Audiences got a small taste of it when the series returned last week for a two part premiere, but episode 3 titled "Homeland" sets the tone. Ivar the Boneless (Alex Høgh Andersen) son of the late […]

Vikings Season 5 Premieres Tomorrow So Lets Catch Up

Vikings Season 5 Premieres Tomorrow, So Let's Catch Up

History Channel's epic adventure series Vikings comes back tomorrow night for its fifth season Originally, this was going to be the very last for the show, but the network opted to bring it back for another Sources can't seem to agree if this happened because of the outpouring of love and support for the show witnessed[...]

Ivar The Boneless (Alex Hogh Andersen) Talks Vikings Season 5

Ivar The Boneless (Alex Hogh Andersen) Talks Vikings Season 5

History Channel's Vikings has given audiences some pretty incredible characters and performances From Travis Fimmel's rockstar swagger heavy King Ragnar Lothbrok to Katheryn Winnick's force of nature mother-shield maiden-Queen Lagertha and Gustaf Skarsgard's maniacal visionary Floki, it seemed there could not be yet another person of larger-than-life status That is, until show creator and writer Michael[...]

Vikings Unleashes Valkyries In First Trailer For Season 5

'Vikings' Unleashes Valkyries In First Trailer For Season 5

The History Channel knows what they've got with their drama series Vikings, thankfully After previously announcing that Season 5 would be the final for the show, they took it back and picked up Michael Hirst's raiding epic for a 6th season.The first half of Vikings Season 5 is set to premiere on November 29th, and thanks to IGN,[...]

OJ Simpsons White Getaway Bronco To Be Featured On Pawn Stars

OJ Simpson's White Getaway Bronco To Be Featured On Pawn Stars

That's right, OJ Simpson's White Bronco will be featured on the History Channel's Pawn Stars in an episode to be aired on August 14th The car's current owner, Mike Gilbert, who used to be Simpson's agent, will try to pawn it off in the titular pawn shop of Rick Harrison.If cultural osmosis has somehow missed you, this Ford Bronco became[...]


Max Brooks Harlem Hellfighters Heads To History Channel Thanks To Will Smiths Overbook

Max Brooks' Harlem Hellfighters Heads To History Channel Thanks To Will Smith's Overbook

has been picked up by Overbrook, the production banner of Will Smith, James Lassiter and Jada Pinkett-Smith, and will be made into a limited-series for the History Channel THR.com is reporting that Jeremy Passmore and Andre Fabrizio, who wrote San Andreas, will write what is believed to be a six-hour series.The graphic novel, tells of the real[...]

Vikings Season 4 Episode 15 Recap &#038 Review: All His Angels

'Vikings' Season 4, Episode 15 Recap & Review: All His Angels

This week was no exception, and while the fate of King Ragnar Lothbrok (Travis Frimmel) has long been expected by fans of the History Channel's first scripted series, there had always been the hope that the series writer Michael Hirst would give us more time Now that time has come to an end.The series started[...]


50 Years Of Star Trek Documentary To Air On History Channel

50 Years Of Star Trek Documentary To Air On History Channel

On August 14th, the History Channel will be airing a two-hour documentary, 50 Years of Star Trek It includes interviews with cast and creators including one of the final full length interviews of Lenoard Nimoy The late actor shares memories and stories from the five decades he was associated with Mr Spock and the U.S.S[...]

Vikings Season 4 Trailer Debuts At Comic-Con

Vikings Season 4 Trailer Debuts At Comic-Con

The History Channel showed off the trailer for the fourth season of Vikings today at SDCC. The remaining 10 episodes of season four is slated to premiere this Fall The series is from creator and sole writer Michael Hirst.https://youtu.be/G3DwTh_aPKw The History Channel showed off the trailer for the fourth season of Vikings today at SDCC. The remaining[...]

Alien Con Is Coming To California Thanks To Ancient Aliens

Alien Con Is Coming To California Thanks To Ancient Aliens

The History Channel and Cosmic-Con have teamed up to create Alien Con starting this October 28th-30th in Santa Clara, California The convention is geared towards Ancient Aliens fans, sci-fi buffs and pop culture enthusiasts through special presentations, interactive displays and exhibits, unseen episodes, celebrity appearances, exclusive merchandise and fan competitions.Activities planned for Alien Con include: • Exhibit[...]