King Cnut ascended to be king of the Danelaw, upon Sweyn Forkbeard’s death in February 1014. However, Cnut was unable to hold all of England and having been defeated and driven out of England in late 1014, Cnut used the …

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BBC has secured a strong line-up for “The Last Kingdom” TV series based on Bernard Cornwell’s historical novels. The international cast members include: Alexander Dreymon (American Horror Story, Blood Ransom), Rutger Hauer (True Blood, Blade Runner), David Dawson (Ripper Street, …

BBC TV series “The Last Kingdom” – Cast Announced Read more »

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