"Sure we'll be prepared...for what?" "For the death of the king!" "What, is he sick?" "No, fool, we're going to kill him. Simba, too." "Great idea! Who needs a king? No king! No king! La la la la la la!" The Lion King
Linus Roache as King Ecbert King Ecbert is the ruler of Wessex, the largest of the five kingdoms in England with big plans to make it even larger. Unlike King Aelle of Northumbria, Ecbert is a sophisticated visionary, well versed in court life. Ecbert has always anticipated that he must someday face the Vikings and is prepared with strategies as to how they can be used to his advantage.