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She-Wolves: England's Early Queens

Episode 2: Isabella and Margaret

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

How two French girls, a century apart, became queens of England. Isabella of France would be accused of murder and Margaret of Anjou of destructive ambition. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Helen Castor
Producer:
Lucy Swingler
Director:
Lucy Swingler
Executive Producer:
Ross Wilson
Executive Producer:
Sam Anthony

She-Wolves: England's Early Queens

Episode 1: Matilda and Eleanor

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

How Matilda almost became the first woman to be crowned queen of England in her own right, and how Eleanor of Aquitaine was more than the queen of courtly love. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Helen Castor
Producer:
Lucy Swingler
Director:
Lucy Swingler
Executive Producer:
Ross Wilson
Executive Producer:
Sam Anthony

She-Wolves: England's Early Queens

Episode 3: Jane, Mary and Elizabeth

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Helen Castor explores the lives of the Tudor queens Jane, Mary and Elizabeth, and how each struggled with wearing a crown that was made for a male head. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Helen Castor
Producer:
Lucy Swingler
Director:
Lucy Swingler
Executive Producer:
Ross Wilson
Executive Producer:
Sam Anthony