The Tudors | Season 1, Episode 2 | Oct 11, 2007 | 45:05

Season 1 - Episode 2

Despite extravagant claims of loyalty to France during the "Field of Cloth of Gold" ceremonies, Henry contemplates an alliance with Charles V, King of Spain.

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The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 1Sep 27, 2007 | 45:32The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 1 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 1 Sep 27, 2007 | 45:32King Henry VIII, the young and ambitious monarch of England, prepares for war with France.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 2Oct 11, 2007 | 45:05The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 2 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 2 Oct 11, 2007 | 45:05Despite extravagant claims of loyalty to France during the "Field of Cloth of Gold" ceremonies, Henry contemplates an alliance with Charles V, King of Spain.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 3Oct 18, 2007 | 45:10The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 3 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 3 Oct 18, 2007 | 45:10A new and important ally sweeps into Henry's court in the form of Charles V, the most powerful man in Europe and nephew to Henry's wife, Katherine of Aragon.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 4Oct 24, 2007 | 45:13The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 4 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 4 Oct 24, 2007 | 45:13While Henry is named "Defender of the Faith" by a Pope grateful for his spiritual and political loyalty, fidelity is scarce in Henry's court.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 5Oct 31, 2007 | 45:13The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 5 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 5 Oct 31, 2007 | 45:13Henry is a king of passion and perseverance. Efforts at alliances both personal and political face setbacks, but the King remains undeterred.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 6Nov 7, 2007 | 45:14The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 6 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 6 Nov 7, 2007 | 45:14Personal and political allegiances continue to change in Henry's court.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 7Nov 14, 2007 | 45:13The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 7 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 7 Nov 14, 2007 | 45:13Dark days for Tudor England. The mysterious sweating sickness, almost always fatal to those who catch it, runs rampant.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 8Nov 21, 2007 | 45:14The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 8 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 8 Nov 21, 2007 | 45:14Pope Clement's special envoy arrives in London to oversee the court deciding upon the legitimacy of Henry's marriage.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 9Nov 28, 2007 | 45:14The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 9 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 9 Nov 28, 2007 | 45:14Cardinal Wolsey's fall is quick and pitiless. Stripped of office and authority, he is banished from the court.
The Tudors - Season 1 - Episode 10Dec 5, 2007 | 44:44The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 10 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 1 - Episode 10 Dec 5, 2007 | 44:44Cardinal Wolsey is down but not yet out. Although exiled, he tries to gather last-minute support from his old enemy, Queen Katherine
The Tudors - Season 2 - Episode 1Sep 30, 2008 | 46:12The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 1 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 1 Sep 30, 2008 | 46:12Divorce, Tudor style. As the Catholic Church struggles in vain to control Henry VIII's demands for an annulment, the King appoints himself head of the Church of England.
The Tudors - Season 2 - Episode 2Oct 7, 2008 | 45:12The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 2 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 2 Oct 7, 2008 | 45:12Christmas at the Tudor court is a time for ringing in the new. Mistress Anne Boleyn has replaced the banished Queen Katherine. The King's chaplain, Thomas Cranmer makes a fact-finding visit to Lutheran Germany while Henry withdraws both the authority and taxes of the Catholic Church at home.
The Tudors - Season 2 - Episode 3Oct 21, 2008 | 45:12The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 3 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 3 Oct 21, 2008 | 45:12Henry runs out of patience and marries Anne Boleyn in secret, without even waiting for the annulment of Henry's first marriage by the Pope. The new Queen is unpopular. Henry appoints Thomas Cranmer, a young Lutheran, as the Archbishop of Canterbury. Anne gives birth to her and Henry's first child.
The Tudors - Season 2 - Episode 4Oct 29, 2008 | 45:13The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 4 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 4 Oct 29, 2008 | 45:13All hail Elizabeth! As the infant Princess Elizabeth is baptized, the "Act of Succession" is unveiled, declaring that only children of Henry and Anne are legitimate successors to the English throne. A law is passed where every Royal subject, on pain of death, must take an oath recognizing the validity of the King's new marriage and Henry's supremacy in all matters. Meanwhile, Henry's wandering eye continues to roam.
The Tudors - Season 2 - Episode 5Nov 5, 2008 | 45:11The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 5 VideoClosed Captions available
The Tudors Season 2 - Episode 5 Nov 5, 2008 | 45:11Henry's efforts to legitimize his marriage and increase his power encounter unmovable obstacles in Sir Thomas More and Bishop Fisher, who insist that only God can be head of the church. Imprisoned in the Tower of London, they face likely execution unless they take the Oath of Allegiance. Henry considers a pardon for his old friend More.

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