WATCH: The Last Kingdom cast in Christmas video

The Last Kingdom Christmas 2020The cast of The Last Kingdom put their own spin on “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas” in a hilarious and festive video meant to bring the Christmas spirit to all the fans of the show.

The short clip is narrated by each cast member, dressed in modern clothing but speaking in character while surrounded by tinsel, candlelight, and other Christmas decorations. It’s a real treat for anyone who enjoys the epic show to see very serious characters express some holiday cheer, to lift everyone’s spirits after a very difficult year.

Featured in the video are Alexander Dreymon as Uhtred, Eysteinn Sigurðarson as Sigtryggr, Ruby Hartley as Stiorra, Emily Cox as Brida, Millie Brady as Aethelflaed, James Northcote as Aldhelm, Eliza Butterworth as Aelswith, Timothy Innes as Edward, Amelia Clarkson as Ælflæd, Adrian Schiller as Aethelhelm, Cavan Clerkin as Father Pyrlig, Mark Rowley as Finan, Arnas Fedaravičius as Sihtric, and Stefanie Martini as Eadith.

The Last Kingdom has been renewed for a fifth season on Netflix which will be airing sometime next year. The Last Kingdom is written by Martha Hillier and executive produced by Gareth Neame, Marchant and Jessica Pope. The series follows the adventures of the Saxon-born, Dane-bred warrior, Uhtred of Bebbanburg, as he tries to reconcile his conflicting backgrounds while on a quest to reclaim his birthright from the uncle who usurped him. Along the way, he inadvertently gets involved in the formation of a united England, the dream of King Alfred the Great.

Based on the Saxon Stories by Bernard Cornwell, The Last Kingdom has been adapting two novels from the series for every season. While the fourth season covered the seventh and eighth books, The Pagan Lord and The Empty Throne, the upcoming season has been confirmed to be an adaptation of the ninth and tenth books, The Warriors of the Storm and The Flame Bearer. The thirteenth and final novel in the series, War Lord, was published in October 2020.

The Last Kingdom seasons 1 to 4 are currently streaming on Netflix.

Enjoy the video below: