TMDB Rating 7.8
IMDB Rating 8.1

Series Details

Seasons: 1

Total Episodes: 6

Creators: Peter Straughan , Peter Kosminsky , Hilary Mantel

Networks: PBS , BBC Two

Status: Ended

First Air Date: Jan 21, 2015

Recent Air Date: Feb 25, 2015

Run Time: m

In Production: No

Original Language: English

Age Rating: PG

Website: Link

Production Companies: Company Pictures , Playground Entertainment



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Following the fact-based historical book of the same name, this drama follows the rise of Cromwell as he becomes Henry the VIII's closest advisor. England in the 1520s is a heartbeat from disaster. If the King dies without a male heir, the country could be destroyed by civil war. Henry VIII wants to annul his marriage of twenty years and marry Anne Boleyn. The Pope and most of Europe oppose him. Into this impasse steps Thomas Cromwell: a wholly original man, a charmer, and a bully, both idealist and opportunist, astute in reading people, and implacable in his ambition. But Henry is volatile: one day tender, one day murderous. Cromwell helps him break the opposition, but what will be the price of his triumph?

Main Cast

Mark Rylance

Mark Rylance

Thomas Cromwell

Age : 62 | Popularity : 21%

Damian Lewis

Damian Lewis

Henry VIII

Age : 51 | Popularity : 14%

Jessica Raine

Jessica Raine

Jane Rochford

Age : 40 | Popularity : 10%

Hannah Steele

Hannah Steele

Mary Shelton

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Bernard Hill

Bernard Hill

Duke of Norfolk

Age : 77 | Popularity : 15%

Joss Porter

Joss Porter

Richard Cromwell

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Mathieu Amalric

Mathieu Amalric

Eustache Chapuys

Age : 56 | Popularity : 12%



Department Role Name
Writing Writer
Script Editor
Production Executive Producer
Line Producer
Post Production Coordinator
Production Coordinator
Sound Original Music Composer
Sound Effects Editor
Sound Recordist
Foley Mixer
Dialogue Editor
Boom Operator
ADR Supervisor
Foley Artist
Music Supervisor
Art Production Design
Art Direction
Set Decoration
Property Master
Art Department Assistant
Property Buyer
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Makeup Artist
Makeup Designer
Costume Supervisor
Assistant Costume Designer
Crew Post Production Supervisor
Floor Runner
Directing Second Assistant Director
Second Second Assistant Director
First Assistant Director
Script Supervisor
Visual Effects Visual Effects Producer
Camera Clapper Loader
First Assistant "A" Camera
Lighting Gaffer
Editing Assistant Editor
First Assistant Editor
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