“Vikings” was officially renewed for a 10-episode Season 3 in March. And since that delightful news was announced, fans of the hit History Channel series have been sitting on the edges of their seats waiting for the Michael Hirst drama to return to their TV sets. But never fear – our loyal Nordic warriors have refused to leave viewers hanging, which is why they’ve decided to raid your social media accounts with a first peek at the show’s newest season.
From photos of the cast’s Season 3 wardrobe to stunning sights of set locations, our bearded and braided Viking beauties have opted to document the filming of their newest installment for fans to oogle over. They’ve even given their followers something to chuckle at with images of behind-the-scenes shenanigans! Ever wonder what Alexander Ludwig, who plays Ragnar’s eldest son, Bjorn, looks like as a mermaid? Well, now is your chance to find out!
Take a look below at the jaw-dropping photos from Season 3:
Katheryn Winnick, who portrays the role of Lagertha, introduced some of her newest co-stars to fans:
"My co-stars are heading to set to line up for their shot. #professionals #behindthescenes #Vikings," she captioned the photo.
How cute are these Viking munchkins?
Ludwig took a tip from Winnick and introduced his favorite teen Viking to his fans:
"#readytoraid w my buddy #vikings," he wrote.
The cast then showed off some of their views from set. Prepare to be jealous:
"Setting up the crane shot.. Can you spot it?#behindthescenes #vikings," Winnick challenged.
"Road trip! Chickens are all packed and ready to go.#Vikings #behindthescenes #today's shoot," she said.
The cast and crew visit the city of love for Season 3.
Winnick then gave fans a peek at her iconic style:
Warrior vest? Check!
Some fancy clothes in case of a fabulous Nordic dinner party? Check!
The sword-fighting dame even showed fans an exclusive still from Season 3:
But despite the cast's commendable work ethic, these Vikings still know how to have fun! Just check out this mother/son duo:
Alyssa Sutherland, who plays Princess Aslaug, caught Ludwig trying out his new sea legs -- or should we say sea fin?
Maude Hirst, who plays Helga, took on a new perspective during Season 3:
Who said Vikings didn't know how to have a good time?
Are you excited for Season 3 of "Vikings"? Which photo was your favorite? Sound off in the comments section below!