‘Vikings on the march’ as filming continues for ‘The Northman’ in County Antrim

Filming continues in County Antrim for 'The Northman'. Pictures: McAuley Multimedia

FILMING continues in County Antrim for the upcoming Robert Eggers film ‘The Northman’ – the cast of which includes some Hollywood A-listers.

Set at the turn of the 10th century in Iceland, it stars Alexander Skarsgård as Nordic prince Amleth, who seeks revenge after his father is murdered.

The cast includes Alexander Skarsgård as Amleth, Nicole Kidman as Queen Gudrun, Willem Dafoe as Heimir the Fool, Anya Taylor-Joy, Ethan Hawke, Claes Bang as Feng and Björk as The Slav Witch.

One of the sets is at Torr Head and another is at Cairncastle near Larne. Pictures: McAuley Multimedia.

Press pictures from the set appeared to show ‘vikings’ marching into position.

Meanwhile, filming for a docu-film called ‘Awakenings’ has been taking place in the Antrim town and Ballymena areas in recent days.

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