TVLine Items: Vikings: Valhalla Trailer, Twilight of the Gods Release Date and More

Leif & Co. are on the move in a new trailer for Netflix’s Vikings: Valhalla, which you can check out above.

Set in the early 11th century, the period drama chronicles the “heroic adventures of some of the most famous Vikings who ever lived, Leif Eriksson (played by Sam Corlett), his sister Freydis (Frida Gustavsson) and the Norwegian prince Harald Sigurdsson (Leo Suter),” per the official description.

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Season 3, premiering Thursday, July 11, picks up seven years after the events of the Season 2 finale. Upcoming episodes find Freydis now the undisputed leader of pagan Jomsborg, while Leif and Harald have achieved glory in Constantinople. But as the synopsis teases, “greater challenges lie ahead in order for each to reach their ultimate destiny.”

Ready for some more recent newsy nuggets? Well…

*  Zack Snyder’s Twilight of the Gods, an animated retelling of Norse mythology,will debut Thursday, Sept. 19 on Netflix.

* Ashley Nicole Black will write and act in Season 2 of the Apple TV+ comedy Shrinking, according to Deadline. She’ll also pull double duty for the streamer’s new series Bad Monkey, premiering Wednesday, Aug. 14.

* Jon Stewart will host two live episodes of The Daily Show — Thursday, June 27 and Tuesday, September 10 — following the debates between current president Joe Biden and former president Donald Trump, per Deadline.

* Michael Iskander, fresh off his role in the Tony-winning musical Kimberly Akimbo, has landed the title role in House of David, Prime Video’s biblical epic drama based on the rise of King David. Production is underway in Greece.

Other castings include Ali Suliman (Jack Ryan) as King Saul, Ayelet Zurer (Marvel’s Daredevil) as Saul’s trusted wife Queen Ahinoam, Stephen Lang (Avatar: The Way of Water) as Samuel, and Martyn Ford (The Sandman) as Goliath.

* Rita Ora will return to The Masked Singer’s judges’ panel for Season 12, according to Entertainment Weekly.

* Netflix has released a new trailer for the superhero series Supacell, premiering Thursday, June 27:

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