Canadian actress Katheryn Winnick stars in the critically acclaimed, Emmy award-winning television series Vikings. produced by MGM and The History Channel. Entertainment Weekly declared that her role as “Lagertha” may be the most exciting feminist character on TV.”
Her portrayal of the fierce shield maiden has garnered her several impressive nominations including a nomination for a Critic’s Choice Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, a Canadian Screen Award nomination for Best Performance by a Lead Dramatic Actress, Best Actress in a Drama Series by the Women’s Image Network in both 2014 & 2015 and a Golden Maple Award nomination for Best Actress in a TV Series.
In addition to these prestigious nominations, Katheryn won the Serendipity Film’s Award of Excellence at the Banff World Media Festival in 2015.