The Spanish Princess (2019–2020)
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With a powerful alliance with Spain and an heir sleeping in his crib, what could go wrong for glamorous royal couple Catherine and Henry?


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Sai Bennett ... Princess Mary
Andrew Buchan ... Thomas More
Laura Carmichael ... Maggie Pole
Aaron Cobham ... Oviedo
Philip Cumbus ... Chancellor Wolsey
Antonio de la Torre ... King Ferdinand
Peter Egan ... General Howard
Chloe Harris ... Bessie Blount
Georgie Henley ... Meg Tudor
Charlotte Hope ... Catherine of Aragon
Stephanie Levi-John ... Lina de Cardonnes
Ruairi O'Connor ... Henry VIII
Richard Pepper ... Thomas, Earl of Wiltshire
Jordan Renzo ... Charles Brandon
Olly Rix ... Edward Stafford


With a powerful alliance with Spain and an heir sleeping in his crib, what could go wrong for glamorous royal couple Catherine and Henry?

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King Ferdinand II of Aragon was king in his own right, he did imprison his daughter Joanna to rule Castile. It would be upon his death that Charles V that there was a king of Spain as Charles was heir to both thrones. He held the title Holy Roman Emperor which was a greater title still. Ferdinand II never visited Catherine in England. In this episode he makes comments about her being starved and put into the outer reaches of the Tudor court he was as guilty as was Henry VII he wanted the money she would receive as Arthur's widow and Henry wanted the complete dowry. Catherine was therefore left in England. See more »


Henry and Catherine have a son Henry. In real life their son Henry, Duke of Cornwall was born in January 1511 and died after a month. There is a joust which would not have happened in January or February. See more »

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Absolute nonsense
18 October 2020 | by cooklinsashaSee all my reviews

One of the top ranking worst period can understand literary license, but its practically an insult to that art form and historical accuracy. A wonder why such great actors (eg: Laura Carmichael, Andrew Buchan) are in it.

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11 October 2020 (USA) See more »

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