Kristofer Hivju, who performed Tormund Giantsbane on Game of Thrones, is internet hosting a brand new actuality present: Ultimate Viking. Sign up now!
Screw The Bachelor. The actuality TV occasion of the last decade is formally Ultimate Viking, a present the place Game of Thrones star Kristofer Hivju (Tormund Giantsbane) and his spouse Gry Molvær Hivju put contestants via a battery of checks to find out whether or not they can stay the tough life of the Vikings, who have been amongst historical past’s biggest warriors, raiders, mariners and fur vest fans.
Okay, truly I do not know if the present will probably be any good, but it surely sounds enjoyable, doesn’t it?
Contestants will probably be divided into “clans” that can stay in actual Viking settlements like people who existed one thousand years in the past, full with period-accurate clothes and meals. They will be taught to make use of Viking axes and swords, learn to forage and fish, and sail genuine Viking ships. And in fact, the clans will compete in opposition to one another in challenges drawn from based mostly on actual historical past, all of it shepherded alongside by the world’s main Viking historians.
Hivju could haven’t performed an precise Viking on Game of Thrones, however a wildling is shut sufficient. The present will air on the Smithsonian Channel, so you already know it’s elegant. There’s no premiere date but, however anticipate it someday in 2021. Production is underway proper now, with filming set to happen in each the U.Ok. and Norway.
Have what it takes? Apply right here.
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