Watch a new trailer for BBC One’s new ten-part adaptation The White Queen, as we meet The House of York’s young and devilishly handsome Edward IV played by, Max Irons (Red Riding Hood, The Host).
Crowned King of England with the help of master manipulator the Earl of Warwick “The Kingmaker” (James Frain – True Blood, The Tudors), Edward falls in love and secretly marries a beautiful young widow, the commoner Elizabeth Woodville (Rebecca Ferguson). Warwick’s plan for control over the English throne comes crashing down around him. Frustrated by the new Queen’s influence he will stop at nothing to maintain his grip on the King.
The White Queen is currently scheduled to air sometime in the week of Saturday 15th June – Friday 21st June on BBC One.
Watch the trailer below…