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The Tudors

  • 2011
  • 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 6: True Love

Summary

As Henry's confidence grows, his displeasure with the Catholic Church's handling of his request for a divorce from Catherine of Aragon intensifies. This leaves Cardinal Wolsey in an ever weaker position, vulnerable to his foes and fearful that the king is being influenced by others.

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King Henry VIIIJonathan Rhys Meyers
Cardinal Thomas WolseySam Neill
Anne BoleynNatalie Dormer
Catherine of AragonMaria Doyle Kennedy
Charles BrandonHenry Cavill
Thomas CromwellJames Frain
NorfolkHenry Czerny
Sir Thomas BoleynNick Dunning

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WriterMichael Hirst

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