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Jonathan Rhys-Meyers Joins 'Vikings' for Season 5

Jonathan Rhys-Meyers Joins 'Vikings' for Season 5

The hit History Channel series Vikings has been renewed for a fifth season and it was just announced that Jonathan Rhys-Meyers will join the cast!

The upcoming fifth season will get 20 episodes, just like the fourth season that is currently airing.

“The brilliant writing and depth of historical research and authenticity brought to the screen by Michael Hirst paired with our talented cast and crew, has made this series one of the most compelling, visually stunning historical dramas on television,” an exec for History Channel said. “Vikings has raided the hearts of audiences and we are thrilled that Jonathan Rhys Myers will become a bigger part of the History family after his incredible performance in our upcoming production of Roots.”

Also starring on Vikings are Travis Fimmel, Clive Standen, Katheryn Winnick, Alexander Ludwig, and Alyssa Sutherland.

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