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Wednesday, Nov. 2: Jonathan Rhys Meyers Joins History’s ‘Vikings’

ALSO SEE: Christmas Calendar: Holiday Movies, Specials, Classics, and Marathons All Times Eastern. Wednesday, Nov. 29 Vikings History, 9pm Season Premiere! Jonathan Rhys Meyers joins the series in Season 5, which kicks off tonight with a two-hour premiere. Meyers plays Heahmund, one of the “warrior bishops” of old who, while devout, also fought on the battlefield. The new season begins with Ivar the Boneless (Alex Høgh Andersen) asserting his leadership over the Great Heathen Army, while Lagertha (Katheryn Winnick) reigns as Queen of Kattegat. Ivar’s murder of his brother Sigurd sets the stage for vicious battles to come as Ragnar’s […]