- The Tudors series 1-3: Jonathan Rhys Meyers’ lust for power continues in this hugely popular doublet-and-dagger, high-budget historical epic. Banishments and beheadings aplenty as Henry gets through wives three, four and five.
And don’t miss these great shows as part of our Spotlight On Bloody History:
- Monarchy By David Starkey: The nation’s favourite Tudors boffin is on top-notch form with this exhilarating detail-rammed romp through the reigns of England’s monarchs. This is TV history par excellence: crammed with facts and laced with strong opinion.
- Blitz: London’s Firestorm: Tony Robinson presides over this series reconstructing life on a bombed street in WWII Britain.
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