Vikings Star Travis Fimmel Developing Wyatt Earp Series for History Channel

Vikings star Travis Fimmel has found his next big TV project with The History Channel. He's teaming up with the network to develop a scripted series that tells the legendary stories of Wyatt Earp and other "iconic sinners and anti-heroes throughout history."

Fimmel wrote the first episode of the series and will take on the role of Earp. The first installment "will focus on Earp, from his days in Dodge City and his relationships with Doc Holliday and Bat Masterson, to the real story of what happened during the legendary gunfight at the Ok Corral."

I went on a Wyatt Earp history binge after I saw Tombstone for the first time. There are so many incredible stories to tell about his life, and I am stoked that we are going to get a series that focuses on those stories.

Arturo Interian, History’s Svp of scripted programming had this to

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