Hey History, Here Are 6 Free Ideas for the Vikings Spin-Off

TVGuide.com | 1/31/2019 | Sadie Gennis
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Vikings may be ending after the upcoming sixth season, but fortunately there's the chance of a spin-off heading our way. Not much is known yet about the potential series other than the fact that Vikings creator Michael Hirst will not be writing every episode; instead, Die Hard's Jeb Stuart will be the person most closely involved with bringing the possible project to life.

Despite having literally nothing to go on — no clues about characters, time periods or anything like that — we decided to come up with our own ideas for what we hope the spin-off will be about. And if any of these prove to be correct, we expect to be named the new Seer of Kattegatt.

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1. The House of Normandy. If anyone from the main series is likely to get their own spin-off, we'd bet it would be Rollo (Clive Standen), the first Duke of Normandy. Even if Rollo was only the jumping off point for the series, it would be fascinating to follow the rise of the House of Normandy. The actual lead of the series could be Rollo's son, William Longsword, who had to face a rebellion from Normans after he took over the throne. William was also famous as a conqueror and allied with Hugh the Great in a revolt against King Louis IV. Would watch!

2. The Viking Age in Ireland. Vikings played a huge part in Irish history, and it's something that would be rife for exploring in a spin-off. The power struggles, raids, settlements and wars would satisfy fans of the original series, and the descendants of Ivar (Alex Høgh), the Uí Ímair, were very active in Ireland and even ruled Dublin for a period, providing a nice continuity with the original series. The Vikings also allied with the clan of Leciester in...
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