Efforts to legalize the Henry's marriage and further advance his authority and power come to steadfast obstructions. Sir Thomas More and Bishop Fisher demand that only God can govern the church. Arrested and confined to the Tower of London, both men are confronted with charges of high treason and a possible beheading unless they receive the Oath of Allegiance. In the mean time, Henry's adventurous eye endures to stray.
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Jonathan Rhys Meyers (King Henry) and Katie McGrath (Bess) would later go on to play adversaries in the tv series 'Dracula'. See more
King Henry VIII
Charles, I want to ask you a question. Have any of the women you've bedded with lied about their virginity?
Their virginity? I'd say it's the other way around.Did any of them not lie about it?
The Tudors Main Title Theme
Written by Trevor Morris
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