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The White Princess 

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Based on the Philippa Gregory book of the same name, the story of Elizabeth of York, the White Queen's daughter, and her marriage to the Lancaster victor, Henry VII.
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Series cast summary:
Jodie Comer ...  Elizabeth of York 8 episodes, 2017
Rebecca Benson ...  Margaret Plantagenet 8 episodes, 2017
Jacob Collins-Levy ...  Henry VII 8 episodes, 2017
Richard Dillane ...  Sir Thomas Stanley 8 episodes, 2017
Michelle Fairley ...  Margaret Beaufort 8 episodes, 2017
Kenneth Cranham ...  Bishop Morton 7 episodes, 2017
Nicholas Audsley ...  Lord Strange 7 episodes, 2017
Essie Davis ...  Dowager Queen Elizabeth 6 episodes, 2017
Caroline Goodall ...  Duchess Cecily 6 episodes, 2017
Adrian Rawlins ...  John De La Pool Snr 6 episodes, 2017
Joanne Whalley ...  Margaret of Burgundy 6 episodes, 2017
Susie Trayling ...  Eliza De La Pool 6 episodes, 2017
Guy Williams Guy Williams ...  Sir William Stanley 6 episodes, 2017
Vincent Regan ...  Jasper Tudor 5 episodes, 2017
Suki Waterhouse ...  Cecily of York 5 episodes, 2017
Andrew Whipp ...  Richard Pole 5 episodes, 2017
Patrick Gibson ...  The Boy 4 episodes, 2017
Amy Manson ...  Cathy Gordon 4 episodes, 2017
Billy Barratt ...  Prince Arthur 4 episodes, 2017
Rhys Connah Rhys Connah ...  Edward Plantagenet aka Teddy 4 episodes, 2017
Heidi Ely Heidi Ely ...  Princess Bridget 4 episodes, 2017
Woody Norman ...  Prince Harry 4 episodes, 2017
Oliver Hembrough ...  John De La Pool Jnr 4 episodes, 2017
Rollo Skinner Rollo Skinner ...  Ned 4 episodes, 2017
Rosie Knightley Rosie Knightley ...  Princess Anne 4 episodes, 2017
Ava Masters Ava Masters ...  Princess Catherine 4 episodes, 2017
Anthony Flanagan ...  Francis Lovell 3 episodes, 2017
Albert de Jongh Albert de Jongh ...  Edward Plantagenet aka Teddy 3 episodes, 2017
Philip Arditti ...  Rodrido De Puebla / ... 2 episodes, 2017
Iain Batchelor Iain Batchelor ...  Maximilian 2 episodes, 2017
Dorian Grover ...  Philip 2 episodes, 2017
Zazie Hayhurst Zazie Hayhurst ...  Rettie 2 episodes, 2017
Autumn Miles Autumn Miles ...  Princess Margaret 2 episodes, 2017
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Adapted from Philippa Gregory's best-selling novel and part of The Cousins' War book series, The White Princess sees England ostensibly united by the marriage of Elizabeth of York and King Henry VII, but their personal and political rift runs deep and the war that rages between them threatens to tear the kingdom apart once again. Written by http://deadline.com/

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There are striking similarities between the War of the Roses' feuding families Lancaster and York and that of the fictional book and TV series Game of Thrones' feuding families Lannister and Stark. Michelle Fairley portrays the strong and determined matriarch in each TV series, though in this she is on the Lancaster/Lannister side while her character of Catelyn Stark fights for her Stark/York side. See more »

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Strange plots and stranger loves....
31 December 2017 | by robertemeraldSee all my reviews

I thought this was better than The White Queen. I noticed it was a Starz production and so far I've liked their work. This is a little less ambitious. This is based on a good book rather than history itself, but having said that, the show did manage to have an actor that actually resembled Henry VII, which for me was just enough to be persuaded to be embroiled. And the plot is embroiling, and, in regard to history, the plot only really takes license from those facts that even history is still wondering. That's a winner for me.

It's a lavish, intense, psychological drama with the ever present violence of the day hanging over all, brilliantly acted with perfect costumes and excellent production.

Nitpicking ...... I docked The White Princess two points for the rather sparse and cavalier manner of the street processions. In history these processions have far greater pomp and cast. Like The White Queen, both shows needed to up the grandeur. The battle scenes however were historically much better.

Thoroughly enjoyed.


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