Episode 2

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Episode 2 of 10

Duration: 1 hour

After Elizabeth's coronation, an extravagant display designed to silence critics of their marriage, Edward needs a son to secure his reign. But tensions at court escalate into outright war and Edward must fight those closest to him to retain his crown. Elizabeth faces devastating loss as the full force of Warwick's hatred is revealed.


Countess of Warwick
Juliet Aubrey
Richard, Duke of Gloucester
Aneurin Barnard
Elizabeth Woodville
Rebecca Ferguson
Lord Warwick
James Frain
Duchess Cecily
Caroline Goodall
Lady Margaret Beaufort
Amanda Hale
King Edward
Max Irons
Anthony Rivers
Ben Lamb
Henry Stafford
Michael Maloney
Anne Neville
Faye Marsay
Jasper Tudor
Tom McKay
Jacquetta Woodville
Janet McTeer
George, Duke of Clarence
David Oakes
Baron Rivers
Robert Pugh
Lady Beauchamp
Frances Tomelty
Isabel Neville
Eleanor Tomlinson
Mary Woodville
Eve Ponsonby
John Rivers
Simon Ginty
Richard Grey
Rudi Goodman
Thomas Grey
Nicholas Fagg
Martin Turner
Charles of Burgundy
Joren Seldeslachts
Henry Tudor
Reece Pockney
Katherine Woodville
Elsa Houben
Harry Stafford
Ben Van den Heuvel
King Henry VI
David Shelley
Richard Welles
Hugh Mitchell
Princess Elizabeth
Pixie Davies
Thomas Grey
Otto Farrant
Richard Grey
Dean-Charles Chapman
Gina Cronk
James Kent
Emma Frost


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