Katheryn Winnick will play Ragnars wife Lagertha. Winnick appeared in the movie Love and Other Drugs and in several TV series including: Bones, Nikita, law and Order and Transporter. Lagertha is a famous shieldmaiden who often fights alongside Ragnar. Legend has it that Lagertha was also one of the mythological Valkyre’s.
Vikings premieres on 03 March 2013 on the HISTORY channel.