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The Tudors

  • 2007
  • Season 1
  • 10 episodes
  • Drama

Summary

Jonathan Rhys Meyers stars as King Henry VIII who, at the beginning of his almost 40-year reign, demonstrated little interest in the affairs of state making him ripe for exploitation by his scheming Chancellor, Cardinal Thomas Wolsey, whose papal ambitions drove his personal agenda. But King Henry’s desire for a male heir and his wife Katherine of Aragon’s inability to produce one, set his empi..

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Episode 3: Wolsey, Wolsey, Wolsey!

Summary

Catherine of Aragon's nephew Charles V visits King Henry, while the royal also comes face to face with Anne Boleyn for the first time. Cardinal Wolsey meets envoys from the Holy Roman Empire to discuss a treaty between the two powers. However, tensions mount when the King of France hears news of their plans.

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King Henry VIIIJonathan Rhys Meyers
Cardinal Thomas WolseySam Neill
Sir Thomas MoreJeremy Northam
Charles BrandonHenry Cavill
Princess MargaretGabrielle Anwar
Anne BoleynNatalie Dormer
Sir Thomas BoleynNick Dunning
Catherine of AragonMaria Doyle Kennedy
King Charles VSebastian Armesto
Thomas WyattJamie Thomas King
William ComptonKris Holden-Reid
PaceMatt Ryan

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DirectorSteve Shill

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