First air date
April 1, 2007
Genre(s): Drama, Romance, History
When it becomes clear that he cannot produce a male heir with Catherine of Aragon, the fickle King Henry the Eighth immerses himself in palace intrigue and brinkmanship international politics, in order to obtain a divorce from the Catholic Church and remarry. What ensues changes a nation and the course of Europe. Following the series of relationships and the turmoil caused in the single minded pursuit of a male prince to continue the dynasty, the Tudors offers a glimpse into the the dangerous and scandalous world of life in the royal court. With future kings to be crowned, the stakes could not be higher.