Eight years later, Jack's fixation with the cathedral leaves him little time or energy for anything else, while Aliena's fixation with the distant Earldom of Shiring has married her to Alfred, a man she hates. Waleran and Alfred develop a plot to get rid of Jack for good and it seems to be working until evidence comes to light that makes all wrongs rectified. Written by
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Eddie Redmayne (Jack) and Douglas Booth (prince Eustace at 15) would later play brothers in the Wachowskis' space epic Jupiter Ascending
(2015). See more
This episode has Henry II killing Eustace in combat in year 1156 to become the king. King Stephen dies shortly after wards, leaving the way clear for Henry. Eustace actually died suddenly in 1153, Stephen following in 1154, a good 2-3 years before the time given. See more
Main Titles - The Pillars Of The Earth
Performed by Trevor Morris See more