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Lady Jane


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The tragic story of Lady Jane Grey starring Helena Bonham Carter

Following the death of Henry VIII, England is riven by religious dissent. The Duke of Northumberland schemes for the unwilling and ill-prepared Lady Jane Grey to usurp the throne from his successor, the sickly Edward VI.
Director Trevor Nunn (1985)
SEE FILMS pages 39-44


Unknown: Helena Bonham Carter
Unknown: Henry Viii
Unknown: Lady Jane Grey
Director: Trevor Nunn
Lady Jane Grey: Helena Bonham Carter
Guilford Dudley: Cary Elwes
Duke of Northumberland: John Wood
Dr Feckenham: Michael Hordern
Mrs Ellen: Jill Bennett
Princess Mary: Jane Lapotaire
Duchess of Suffolk: Sara Kestelman
Duke of Suffolk: Patrick Stewart
KingEdward VI: Warren Saire
Sir John Bridges: Joss Ackland

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