The adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok: the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the saga of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless warrior, Ragnar embodies the Norse traditions of devotion to the gods: legend has it that he was a direct descendant of Odin, the god of war and warriors. Written by
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assisted some of the other actors in the pronunciation of certain Scandinavian words. According to him the word the English speaking actors found most difficult was the name "Knut", which is often anglicized as "Canute" in history books and fiction. In Swedish and Norwegian Knut sounds like "Knuut". See more
The role of the Seer would have much more likely been held by a woman (a völva) in actual Norse society. See more
I wanted to step out of your shadow. You understand that, don't you?
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