Reading The Other Boleyn Girl for the Buzz Book Club last month has gotten me thinking more about Showtime's The Tudors. The show, which stars Jonathan Rhys Meyers as a young, handsome King Henry VIII, starts its second season March 30 — but you don't have to wait. In fact, you can watch the season premiere of The Tudors right here, right now.
The second season picks up at a particularly key time in the story: Henry is struggling against the Catholic Church to get his marriage to Queen Katherine annulled, and at Anne's insistence, the Queen is to be banished from court. Having been so absorbed in the book's take on this turn of events, I'm curious to see how the show tackles the same part of the story.
Luckily, I don't have to wait — and neither do you. To check out the first episode of the season, just
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