Prince Charles' accession to the throne following the Queen's death. When he refuses to sign a controversial bill into law, political chaos ensues: a constitutional crisis, rioting on the streets and a tank in front of Buckingham Palace.
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After performing in the original play in Almeida Theatre, Tim Pigott-Smith and Oliver Chris reprised their roles of Charles and William, respectively, for the small screen. See more
The orb and sceptre as well as the crown are placed on a monarch's coffin. Here they are absent. See more