The Last Kingdom

The Last Kingdom is a show of heroic deeds and epic battles but with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the story of how a people combined their strength under one of the most iconic kings of history in order to reclaim their land for themselves and build a place they call home.

Show Info

Airs on: United Kingdom BBC Two (2015 - now)
Runtime: 60 minutes
Status: Running; returning 2018
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Action History
Episodes ordered: 8 episodes

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Episode 8

Episode 2x08; May 4, 2017

Leaving the safety of the marshes, a united Alfred and Uhtred prepare for a final decisive battle with the Danes. Treachery, deception and heartache follow as the fate of Wessex and England hangs in the balance.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x08: Episode 8May 4, 2017
2x07: Episode 7Apr 27, 2017
2x06: Episode 6Apr 20, 2017
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