There are many controversial kings and queens all through historical past, however few have impressed fairly as a lot fervor as Anne Boleyn, the younger lady who enchanted a king to the purpose the place he jumped by seemingly unattainable hoops to marry her… solely to later behead her for quite a lot of alleged crimes.
Born to the high-ranking Boleyn household someday within the sixteenth century, Anne Boleyn rose by the ranks of each the French and English courts, finally catching Henry VIII’s eye… whereas he was married to Spanish princess Catherine of Aragon. When Anne refused to be Henry’s mistress on the grounds that she wanted to protect her advantage for the sake of her household, Henry moved heaven and earth to divorce Catherine and marry Anne, breaking with the Roman church and the Pope himself to annul his first marriage by an advanced maneuver that took a number of years.
Nevertheless, after Anne solely bore Henry a daughter and miscarried a number of instances — and her alleged mood and excessive spirits turned supposedly tiring to Henry — the king found out a method to eliminate Anne, accusing her of crimes that included treason, incest, and adultery. After a number of courtiers implicated along with her, together with her brother George, had been convicted and executed, Anne Boleyn was beheaded on the Tower of London in Might of 1536, three years after her coronation. Based on some historians, Henry introduced his betrothal to his third spouse, Jane Seymour, that very same day.
It seems like Turner-Smith, the primary Black actress to play Anne, will depict the downfall and loss of life of the strong-willed queen — which is able to make for a fairly fascinating story. The three episode collection “Anne Boleyn” is about to air on England’s Channel 5 quickly, and Sony will distribute the collection internationally.