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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 9: Look to God First

Summary

Cardinal Wolsey bears the brunt of the king's anger when the ecclesiastical court announces it will have to consult with Rome before granting a divorce. Anne takes advantage of the delay by introducing the monarch to Martin Luther's teachings, while Sir Thomas More meets Francis I to make sure he is not planning to reconcile with Spain. Drama, starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Sam Neill.

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Cast

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King Henry VIIIJonathan Rhys Meyers
Cardinal Thomas WolseySam Neill
Anne BoleynNatalie Dormer
BuckinghamSteven Waddington
King FrancisEmmanuel Leconte
Sir Thomas MoreJeremy Northam
Duke of SuffolkHenry Cavill
Catherine of AragonMaria Doyle Kennedy
Cardinal CampeggioJohn Kavanagh
Princess MargaretGabrielle Anwar
Thomas BoleynNick Dunning
NorfolkHenry Czerny
George BoleynPadraic Delaney
Anthony KnivertCallum Blue

Crew

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DirectorCiaran Donnelly
WriterMichael Hirst

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