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Mary, Queen of Scots, faces political and sexual intrigue in the treacherous world of the French court.
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Series cast summary:
Adelaide Kane ...  Queen Mary Stuart 78 episodes, 2013-2017
Megan Follows ...  Queen Catherine de' Medici / ... 78 episodes, 2013-2017
Celina Sinden ...  Greer Castleroy / ... 78 episodes, 2013-2017
Torrance Coombs ...  Sebastian 'Bash' de Poitiers / ... 62 episodes, 2013-2016
Anna Popplewell ...  Lady Lola / ... 62 episodes, 2013-2016
Craig Parker ...  Lord Stéphane Narcisse / ... 56 episodes, 2014-2017
Toby Regbo ...  King Francis II / ... 51 episodes, 2013-2017
Jonathan Keltz ...  Leith Bayard 51 episodes, 2013-2017
Rose Williams ...  Princess Claude 50 episodes, 2014-2017
Caitlin Stasey ...  Kenna / ... 44 episodes, 2013-2015
Rachel Skarsten ...  Queen Elizabeth I 35 episodes, 2015-2017
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Chronicles the rise to power of Mary Queen of Scots (Kane) when she arrives in France as a 15-year-old, betrothed to Prince Francis, and with her four best friends as ladies-in-waiting. It details the secret history of survival at French Court amidst fierce foes, dark forces, and a world of sexual intrigue. Written by CW

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Peace is fragile. (Season 2) See more »

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USA

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English

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2013 (USA) See more »

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In season 2, episode 6, Lola states that she has "never even held a bow." Anna Popplewell who plays Lola, played Queen Susan in The Chronicles of Narnia, who is a great archer. See more »

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At the time, noblewomen wore hoods to conceal their hair as a sign of modesty, and free hair was considered scandalous. The noblewomen in this series are often shown with free hair. See more »

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Came for the History, Stayed for the Romance
25 October 2013 | by alyss-intradaSee all my reviews

Some parts of this are way too painful to watch. I began watching it because I love Mary, Queen of Scots, but soon found that the historical accuracy of this was blown way out of proportion. Clothing (especially the dresses) - WRONG. Food - WRONG. Dance style - WRONG. Names of Mary's friends - WRONG. It seemed like I had a permanent grimace on my face for the beginning of it.

But then there's my affection for the characters. I love Francis and Mary's relationship (and Toby is such an adorable actor :), I love Bash, I love Catherine (though seeing Anne Shirley on screen put me into shock for a while...had to pause it for a moment...), and I love that strangely mysterious person that keeps giving people hints. I FEEL SO HORRIBLE FOR LETTING SUCH A HISTORICALLY INEPT SHOW SUCK ME IN, BUT I LOVE IT AT THE SAME TIME!

tl;dr: Let's just say it's a fantasy show that just so happens to have the same names as historical figures.


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