“In those times, women were actually allowed to fight on the frontline with their husbands and their brothers and other men, so it was nice to be able to mirror that and get a chance to hang out with these guys.”
Lagertha quickly proved herself as a formidable force in the series, and even outlived Ragnar after his shocking death at the end of season four.
Following her departure in season six, Katheryn Winnick is taking a break from medieval battles to solve a puzzling murder mystery in new crime drama Big Sky.
Vikings season six will conclude in 2020 on History and Amazon Prime Video.
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