|The Spanish Princess starts May 5th|
I can’t say I’m exactly thrilled with how they’re trying to forcefully stuff feminism and diversity down our throats with this one, especially as I think it is the part of their marketing with those ideas currently being so trendy, and I don’t think historical shows need such treatment. Notice how the most famous names in the cast, Elliot Cowan and Olly Rix, are missing from the photo shoot, probably just because they’re men. But I do believe THE SPANISH PRINCESS epic series will be the highlight of period set productions this year as it comes from the team which created visually most beautiful epic saga ever
|70 percent of the team behind The Spanish Princess were women|
White Princess. Today you can enjoy the stunningly gorgeous character photos for the eight-part series which hits Starz May 5th!
sort of a prequel to The Tudors, directed by Poldark‘s and Beowulf‘s Stephen Woolfenden, will see Charlotte Hope playing the young princess of Spain who was promised the English throne since she was a child. She arrives in rain
|Ruairi O’Connor and Charlotte Hope play the couple in love|
lashed England with her glorious court. She is Princess of Wales now, but when her husband Prince Arthur (Angus Imrie) dies suddenly, the throne
|The series is based on Philippa Gregory’s novels|
seems lost to Catherine. Until she claims her marriage was never consummated and that as a virgin she may set her sights on the new heir, the charismatic and headstrong Prince Harry (Ruairi O’Connor) who will one
|Catherine’s lady in waiting will fall in love with a soldier!|
day rule as King Henry VIII. The above mentioned Elliot Cowan plays Henry VII of England Alexandra Moen is his wife Elizabeth of York, while Olly Rix portrays Duke Edward Stafford!