Lagertha is the wife of Ragnar Lothbrok. She is a strong shield-maiden and a force to be reckoned with. She fights in the shield-wall beside her husband and her Viking brothers. She is independent and strong-willed both in protecting her family and accompanying Ragnar on some of his dangerous and daring raids.
Canadian-born Katheryn Winnick appears opposite Charlie Sheen in A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III and alongside Al Pacino, Christopher Walken and Alan Arkin in Stand Up Guys. She’ll be seen opposite Kurt Russell and Matt Dillon in the upcoming comedy The Art of the Steal. Other career highlights include the comedy Love and Other Drugs with Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway; the action comedy Killers with Ashton Kutcher and Katherine Heigl; and a recurring role as David Boreanaz’s love interest on the primetime TV series Bones. In 2009, she appeared with Paul Giamatti, Emily Watson and David Strathairn in Cold Souls, which earned a nod for “Best Ensemble Cast” at the Independent Spirit Awards. She was most recently nominated for a 2014 Canadian Screen Award for her performance in Vikings.