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The Six Wives of Henry VIII 

A dramatic documentary narrated and presented by controversial historian David Starkey about the lives as wives and Queens of the six wives of Tudor king Henry VIII.
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David Starkey ...  Himself - Presenter 4 episodes, 2001
Caroline Lintott Caroline Lintott ...  Catherine Parr / ... 4 episodes, 2001
David Fleeshman David Fleeshman ...  Cromwell / ... 3 episodes, 2001
Simon Rose Simon Rose ...  Prelate 3 episodes, 2001
Benjamin Newby Benjamin Newby ...  Prelate 3 episodes, 2001
Annabelle Dowler ...  Catherine of Aragon 2 episodes, 2001
Andy Rashleigh ...  Henry VIII 2 episodes, 2001
Chris Larkin ...  Henry VIII 2 episodes, 2001
Michael Fitzgerald Michael Fitzgerald ...  Thomas Wolsey 2 episodes, 2001
Patricia Villa Patricia Villa ...  Dona Elvira 2 episodes, 2001
Leoni Kibbey ...  Lady 2 episodes, 2001
Matthew Brennan Matthew Brennan ...  Gentleman 2 episodes, 2001
Marie Paramour Marie Paramour ...  Midwife 2 episodes, 2001
Archie Hawkins Archie Hawkins ...  Baby 2 episodes, 2001
Nathan Vale Nathan Vale ...  Prelate 2 episodes, 2001
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A dramatic documentary narrated and presented by controversial historian David Starkey about the lives as wives and Queens of the six wives of Tudor king Henry VIII.

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10 September 2001 (UK) See more »

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Already not historically accurate
13 October 2018 | by kaydeej-28376See all my reviews

Not even five minutes into this film, I stopped watching. Historically inaccurate portrayals do not inspire desire in me to watch more. Catherine of Aragon had reddis/blonde hair hair from an English ancestress, she may have been a Spanish princess but no black hair. Also long hair was part of being a virgin bride/princess. She would NOT have a shoulder lenth bob. If If the producers, director, etc, can't get this right, what other things are wrong? For shame BBC, I expected better.


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