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
Did You Know?
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 starts in 1156 and shows us both King Stephen as well as his eldest son Eustace. The anarchy ended in 1154 with the death of Stephen (on October 25) and the succession of King Henry II (crowned on December 19, 1154), son of the Empress Maud. See more
Main Titles - The Pillars Of The Earth
Performed by Trevor Morris See more