Elizabeth: Our Queen

Queen in Waiting

Series 1 - Episode 1 Queen in Waiting



A look at Elizabeth II's life, featuring interviews with some of the prime ministers, close friends, royal household members and special advisors who know her best. The first instalment charts her birth in April 1926, which protocol dictated had to be attended by the Home Secretary, and her childhood years, which included her first meeting with the then 18-year-old Prince Philip of Greece. The documentary ends in 1952, where on a tour of Kenya, the Queen received news of her father, George VI's early death.

Cast & Crew

Director Mick Gold
Executive Producer Ian Russell
Producer Mick Gold
Documentary History