Filmmaker Robert Eggers and Icelandic poet, author, and lyricist Sjón co-wrote the screenplay for The Northman, an American epic historical thriller directed by Eggers.
Mark Huffam, Lars Knudsen, and Arnon Milchan are the producers of this action-packed revenge flick. Executive producers Yariv Milchan and Michael Schaefer include Alexander Skarsgrd. Several locations across the two countries were used for the shoot. In select US cinemas on April 22, 2022, Focus Features will release The Northman, which will be distributed internationally by Universal Pictures.
Cast of The NorthMan
- Alexander Skarsgård as Amleth
- Nicole Kidman as Queen Gudrún
- Claes Bang as Fjölnir the Brotherless
- Ethan Hawke as King Aurvandil War Raven
- Anya Taylor-Joy as Olga of the Birch Forest
- Gustav Lindh as Thorir the Proud
- Elliott Rose as Gunnar
- Willem Dafoe as Heimir the Fool
- Phill Martin as Hallgrimr Half Troll
- Eldar Skar as Finnr the Nose-Stub
- Olwen Fouéré as Ashildur Hofgythja
- Edgar Abram as Hersveinn Battle-Hard
- Jack Gassmann as Hjalti Battle Hasty
- Ingvar Sigurdsson as He-Witch
- Oscar Novak as Young Amleth
- Jack Walsh as Hallur Freymundur
- Björk as Seeress
- Ian Whyte as The Mound Dweller
Storyline of The NorthMan
‘The Northman’ is a dramatic revenge drama that delves into the depths of a Viking prince’s determination to pursue vengeance for the death of his father.
In 14th century Iceland, the Viking emigration takes place. Amleth, a little boy, witnesses his father, King Aurandvil, being cruelly slain by his uncle, Fjölnir. His father died, and the Viking prince pledges to avenge him by pursuing justice and vengeance in his homeland.
Release Date of The Northman
Alexander Skarsgård, Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Joy, Ethan Hawke, Björk and Willem Dafoe star in #TheNorthman, from visionary director Robert Eggers.
Only in theaters April 22. pic.twitter.com/MYPFolR1tq
— The Northman (@TheNorthmanFilm) March 29, 2022
After initially being set for release on April 8, 2022, The Northman’s release date was eventually moved to the 22nd. Focus Features will handle the US distribution, while Universal Pictures will handle the rest of the world.
Trailer of The Northman
The Viking revenge film’s new trailer, released by Focus Features, is action-packed to the max. Here is the trailer :