Henry and the court go to the summit to sign the treaty with France. Tensions are understandably high, and tempers of both kings flare up more than once. Meanwhile, Henry takes on a new mistress named Mary Boleyn. He soon tires of her and her father summons her sister Anne to court and tells her to find a way to keep the king's interest. Written by
Did You Know?
The real Duke of Buckingham was said to have died with dignity, not sniveling and crying at his execution. He is one of the few people who Henry VIII had executed who was most likely guilty of the charges against him. See more
While Bessie Blount was famously one of Henry VIII's mistresses and did give Henry an illegitimate son (Henry FitzRoy), historically, her son did not die as a small child. FitzRoy died at the age of 17 in 1536, a month after the execution of Anne Boleyn and roughly 10 years before the death of his father, Henry VIII. Blount was also not married until after the birth of Henry FitzRoy. See more
[to his daughter
There's something deep and dangerous in you, Anne. Those eyes of yours are like dark hooks for the soul.
The Tudors Main Title Theme
Written by Trevor Morris
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