Who is Gisla in Vikings?

Princess Gisla Played by Morgane Polanski Much to her dismay, she is forced into an arranged marriage with Rollo, the new Duke of Normandy. Morgane Polanski is a French-born actress who has appeared in multiple films including The Pianist (2002), The Ghost Writer (2010) and Oliver Twist (2005).

Did a Viking marry a French princess?

Definition. Gisela of France was a legendary 10th-century CE Francian princess, who, according to tradition, was married off to Viking leader Rollo of Normandy. Her name, Gisela or Gisla, comes from an Old German word meaning “to pledge”, the French equivalent would be Gisèle.

What Princess does Rollo marry in Vikings?

Gisela (French: Gisèle; fl. 911) was a French princess who was married to Rollo, Duke of Normandy.

Where is Roman Polanski now?

Polanski pleaded not guilty to all charges but later accepted a plea bargain and pleaded guilty to statutory rape in August 1977. Before his sentence hearing, however, he fled to France and has lived abroad ever since.