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Episode 1

Helen Mirren portrays the 'Virgin Queen' in her later years in this major two-part drama by Nigel Williams. Also starring Jeremy Irons, Hugh Dancy, Ian McDiarmid and Patrick Malahide.

The first episode focuses on Elizabeth's relationship with The Earl of Leicester, her lover and trusted advisor, and explores the execution of Mary Queen of Scots and the war with Spain