Starz has released the Official Synopsis of The Spanish Princess episode “Plague” (2.05) that will be aired on Sunday, November 8 as 8:00-9:00 PM.
When the plague hits London, the court flees to Hampton Court but Maggie and Thomas More remain in the empty – and surprisingly romantic – palace.
“The Spanish Princess” stars Charlotte Hope as Catherine of Aragon, Ruairi O’Connor as Henry VIII, Stephanie Levi-John as Lina de Cardonnes, Georgie Henley as Queen of Scotland Margaret Tudor, Laura Carmichaelas Margaret Pole, Ray Stevenson as King James IV of Scotland, Sai Bennett as Princess Mary, Andrew Buchan as Sir Thomas More and Peter Egan as General Howard.
The Spanish Princess series return continues the story of Queen Catherine (Charlotte Hope) and Henry VIII (Ruairi O’Connor). Presiding over the most glamorous court in Europe and beloved by their people, together they create an England that is proud, confident and strong enough to withstand threat from abroad. Catherine’s struggle to produce an heir places her marriage and position in the court at risk, and she is haunted by her choices from the past.
“The Spanish Princess” is produced by Playground and All3 Media’s New Pictures, the 8-episode drama is drawn from the global best-selling novels, The Constant Princess and The King’s Curse, written by Philippa Gregory.