TV/British TV-MA Running time: 7:46
IMDB rating: 8.3 Aspect: Wide; Languages: English; Subtitles: English; Audio: DD 5.1
The Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning producers of Downton Abbey present this riveting drama of epic battles and heroic deeds, re-telling the valiant story of King Alfred the Great and his desire to unite many separate kingdoms into what would become England. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the story of how a people reclaimed their land from the invading Vikings and built a place they call a home. The star-packed cast features Alexander Dreymon (American Horror Story), David Dawson (Ripper Street), Rutger Hauer (True Blood), Emily Cox (The Silent Mountain), Matthew Macfadyen (MI-5, Ripper Street), and Ian Hart (Boardwalk Empire).