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Shakespeare's account of the political machinations behind the divorce of Henry VIII from Katherine of Aragon, his subsequent re-marriage to Anne Boleyn, and the birth of the future Elizabeth I.

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x6
Airdate: Sunday February 25th, 1979

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Guest Stars
Claire Bloom
As Katharine of Aragan
David Dodimead
As Bishop of Lincoln
Jeremy Kemp
As Duke of Norfolk
John Bailey (1)
As Griffith, Gentleman-Usher
John Nettleton
As Lord Chamberlain
John Rhys-Davies
As Capucius, Ambassador from Emperor Charles V
John Rowe
As Thomas Cromwell
Julian Glover
As Duke of Buckingham
Michael Poole
As Cardinal Campeius
Tony Church
As Prologue
Adam Bareham
As Sir Henry Guildford
Alan Leith
As Sergeant-at-Arms
Barbara Kellerman
As Anne Boleyn
Brian Osborne
As Door-keeper of the Council Chamber
Charles Lloyd Pack
As Lord Sands
David Rintoul
As Lord Abergavenny
David Troughton
As A Surveyor
Emma Kirkby
As Singer
Jack May
As Lord Chancellor
Jack McKenzie (1)
As Sir Nicholas Vaux
Jeffrey Daunton
As A Servant
John Cater
As 1st Gentleman
John Rogan
As Dr. Butts
John Stride
As Henry VIII
Lewis Fiander
As Duke of Suffolk
Michael Gaunt
As A Crier
Michael Walker (2)
As A Messenger
Nigel Lambert
As Sir Thomas Lovell
Oliver Cotton
As Earl of Surrey
Roger Lloyd Pack
As 2nd Gentleman
Ronald Pickup
As Cranmer
Sally Home
As Patience
Sylvia Coleridge
As Old Lady
Timothy Barker
As Page to Gardiner
Timothy West
As Cardinal Wolsey
Warning: BBC Television Shakespeare season 1 episode 6 guide may contain spoilers
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