Air Date: April 1st, 2007
The tumultuous early years of the reign of King Henry VIII.
Genres: Historical drama
Season 4 - Episode 10 : Death of a Monarchy Jun 20, 2010
Henry defeats a political foe but faces his mortality; the ghosts of Henry's queens appear.
Season 4 - Episode 9 : Secrets of the Heart Jun 13, 2010
Accusations of heresy are made against the queen; Lord Surrey faces the ultimate penalty.
Season 4 - Episode 8 : As It Should Be Jun 6, 2010
One of Henry's officers engineers a sudden victory; the king's health is weakened; Brandon returns from France.
Season 4 - Episode 7 : Sixth and the Final Wife May 23, 2010
Henry marries Catherine Parr; Catherine stabilizes Henry's household.
Season 4 - Episode 6 : You Have My Permission May 16, 2010
Henry restores his daughters to the royal succession and forges an unexpected political alliance.
Tudor history is irresistible, even if the bedroom gymnastics here seem more in keeping with the Playboy Mansion than a royal palace. [19 Apr 2010, p.47] Show More
Hirst, Rhys Meyers and the rest of the cast (and Bergin's costumes) make it all somehow meatier but no less entertaining in Season 2. Show More
The acting, led by Rhys Meyers, is solid. The costumes and production are good and the dialogue smooth, though one wonders if clergy in the 16th century really used the word "newfangled." Show More