Historical drama series. France and Spain each seek to woo Henry into an alliance abroad, while at home a married noblewoman inspires the King to consider courting once more.
Historical drama series. Henry's triumphal royal visit to Yorkshire has setbacks, public and private, while Katherine's past peccadilloes begin to come to light.
Historical drama series. Feeling healthier, Henry VIII prepares to go to Lincoln while his young bride Katherine seeks further liaisons with Culpepper. Show more
Historical drama series. The careless talk of Katherine's former lover, Francis Dereham, results in his death. But his will not be the only execution as Henry vents his fury.
August, 1540. A heatwave heightens the hidden passions of Henry's court as he reveals his marriage to Katherine Howard, a giddy girl who excites interest in others. Show more
Historical drama. Unaware King Henry is ailing, young Queen Katherine's growing resentment at how others treat her prompts a rash liaison.
Historical drama series. Impatient to show military might, Henry rushes his army to lay siege outside Boulogne, though the campaign proves costly. Show more
Historical drama series. Laying siege takes its toll on Henry's forces in France. Queen Catherine attempts to ward off Bishop Gardiner's efforts to purge the palace of heretics. Show more
Historical drama. Queen Catherine faces a fall from favour as the King encourages the hunt for heretics. Henry Howard's foes hope to hasten his disgrace with charges of plotting. Show more
Historical drama. Troubled by visions, Henry takes out his volatile mood swings on a confused court and queen during a time of reckonings and partings.