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Secrets of the Six Wives

Travel with historian Lucy Worsley back to the Tudor court to witness some of the most dramatic moments in the lives of Henry VIII’s six wives, each of whom found a method of exerting influence. The show combines drama with historical comment.

See it Tuesdays at 4:00 p.m. on KCTS 9

Episodes

Season 1
Episode 3
Worsley presents the last three wives: Anne of Cleves, called “ugly”; young Catherine...
Season 1
Episode 2
Henry breaks with the Roman Church to marry Anne, but as Worsley notes, he grows tired of...
Season 1
Episode 1
Worsley examines the happy marriage of Henry VIII to first wife, Catherine of Aragon....


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Witness some of the most dramatic moments in the lives of Henry VIII’s six wives.

Upcoming Episodes

Mon 6/3, 2:00pm
Divorced

Worsley examines the happy marriage of Henry VIII to first wife, Catherine of Aragon. Despite her skill and devotion as his queen, she fails to give Henry the son he needs and he falls for Anne Boleyn.

Mon 6/3, 3:00pm
Beheaded, Died

Henry breaks with the Roman Church to marry Anne, but as Worsley notes, he grows tired of her and falls for Jane Seymour. Anne’s fate is sealed; she is executed and Henry immediately marries Jane, who dies soon after she gives birth to a son.