In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice-divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world. Wallis and Edward is an attempt to portray the romantic aspects of the story from Wallis's point of view. The drama follows the beginning of their affair whilst Edward was Prince of Wales and Wallis was still married to Ernest Simpson. Written by
Company TV Productions
Did You Know?
One scene mentions a rumor of Wallis Simpson being a KGB agent. The KGB was not created until 1954. See more
You are not a man, Sir. You are the King.
Judas Maccabaeus, HWV 63: March No. 2
By George Frideric Handel
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