Follow him on Twitter. Release date:. Drama , Historical Drama , History , Miniseries. Dark days could be ahead for King Edward as all the key players look to connive and even kill their way into being named "His or Her Majesty. A dangerous chess match begins as Margaret and Queen Elizabeth plot to overpower the other and determine the fate of Prince Edward and Richard.
Reaching a climactic end to their respective journeys, Anne, Queen Elizabeth and Margaret give rise to a new generation looking to scheme, manipulate, and seduce their way onto the.
The Pretender The York princesses are strategically married off to strengthen the Tudor cause; King Henry returns to the battlefield to protect his reign; Lizzie learns the threats she and her husband face may be closer to home. Traitors Lizzie contends with her mother's defiant defense of the York cause; a boy in Burgundy claiming to be a young prince threatens to further destabilize King Henry's rule. Two Kings A pretender to the throne is held captive at court, creating a new rift in Lizzie and King Henry's marriage; Lizzie faces an impossible choice and makes a risky move to try to eliminate the threat to her family.
Excellent, the succession is assured! God Save the King! She is caught between these warring Houses far more than anyone else in the struggle, born into and married to a noble scion of one, but with her father having newly sworn fealty to the other. Meanwhile, Warwick uses his elder daughter Isabel in an attempt to unify the Nevilles and the Yorks, by marrying her to the Duke of Clarence, heir presumptive to King Edward. It lasts only a short time before they rebel again and are forced to flee to France.
Their supporters in England, including Lancastrian Margaret Beaufort, are left to face the consequences. Seeking vengeance for her father and brother's deaths, Elizabeth and her mother Jacquetta turn to the occult, with devastating consequences for Isabel Neville, who loses her baby while en route to France. His youngest daughter Anne is married to the heir to the Lancastrian throne, the cruel and spoilt Edward, Prince of Wales.
In London, Edward and Elizabeth are troubled by news of this new alliance, and are surprised when Warwick leads an assault on London. Warwick, now in control of the country, has Jacquetta tried for witchcraft, but fails after she appeals to her friend Margaret of Anjou for a testimonial.
Seeking sanctuary at Westminster Abbey with her children, Elizabeth is joined by her mother and gives birth to a baby boy. Margaret of Anjou sails for England with her new daughter-in-law Anne Neville. News that Edward is returning with an army unsettles the court. As Warwick and the Lancastrians raise an army to confront Edward, Elizabeth again turns to supernatural forces.
Margaret Beaufort is horrified when her husband decides to fight for York; he is seriously wounded in battle. Edward's rule is assured by his victories at Barnet and Tewkesbury during which Warwick and Prince Edward are killed and the capture of Margaret of Anjou. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links on this page.
Send MSN Feedback. Featured channels. Lizzie must deal with her mother's defiant defense of the York cause, while the appearance of a boy in Burgundy claiming to be a young prince threatens to further destabilize King Henry's rule. English Blood On English Soil. Meanwhile, unrest has been growing in Burgundy and spills over into an English battle.