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The Six Wives Of Henry VIII: Anne Boleyn (S1EP2 BBC 8 Jan 1970, Dorothy Tutin)



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Anne Boleyn: This second episode of the series overlaps with the first, and thus begins when Queen Anne and King Henry are already estranged. After several pregnancies, Anne has provided her husband with only one surviving child, Princess Elizabeth. Extremely unpopular with both the public and the aristocracy, Anne has few friends to protect her when Henry’s eye lights upon the virginal Jane Seymour.

Cast: Keith Michell (Henry VIII), Patrick Troughton (Duke of Norfolk), Dorothy Tutin (Anne Boleyn), Anne Stallybrass (Jane Seymour), Bernard Hepton (Archbishop Cranmer), Wolfe Morris (Thomas Cromwell, Chancellor And Secretary), Sheila Burrell, Michael Osborne, Hilary Mason, Jonathan Newth, Christopher Hancock, Christopher Beeching, Arnold Peters, Robert Cawdron, Patricia Heneghan, Peter Cellier

Writer: Nick McCarty / Director: Naomi Capon

Original Airdate: 8 Jan 1970 on BBC
Series: The Six Wives of Henry VIII Season 1 Episode 2