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I was looking forward to this series,when I first red the books (all of those available at time) I thought "what a fantastic series this will make, just what the BBC needs...", instead I got a sumptuous drivel of a series ( at least The Tudors could be taken with a pinch of salt), there was no need to add scenes that are not historically accurate or even in the books, I keep jumping in my seat saying " no, no, this is all wrong..." Where is Hastings? Why is Jacquetta of Luxembourg ( later Lady Rivers) not addressed as "Dowager Duchess of Bedford"? She never lost her title!
I have nothing to say about the actors, they are great, the blame on this failure must be with ambitious… Read more