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  Helen McCrory Saturday 15 November 2003  
Rufus Sewell as Charles II and Helen McCrory (top) as Barbara Villiers
A new drama, Charles II begins on BBC One this weekend starring Rufus Sewell as the King and Helen McCrory as his mistress, Barbara Villiers wife of Roger Palmer the Earl of Castlemaine.

You may know Helen McCrory from TV roles in Anna Karenina and North Square as well as being one of the country's most praised stage actresses.
Helen joins Martha to talk about the series and the sex scenes that have already attracted criticism.

Listen to this week's drama: Helen McCrory as Aurora Leigh
Charles II: The Power and the Passion

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