The Tudors: Episode The Death of Wolsey Music & List of Songs
Release date: 10 June 2007
Director: Ciaran Donnelly
Writer: Michael Hirst
Stars: Natalie Dormer (Anne Boleyn), Pat McGrath , Sam Neill (Cardinal Thomas Wolsey), Ned Dennehy (Augustin), James Frain (Thomas Cromwell), Henry Czerny (Norfolk), Maria Doyle Kennedy (Queen Catherine of Aragon), Anthony Brophy (Chapuys), Jamie Thomas King (Thomas Wyatt), Henry Cavill (Charles Brandon), Jonathan Rhys Meyers (King Henry VIII), Callum Blue (Anthony Knivert), Nick Dunning (Thomas Boleyn), Martin Murphy (Simon Fish), Bosco Hogan (Bishop Fisher), Tommy O'Neill (Devil), Tony Brown (Stonemason), Padraic Delaney (George Boleyn), Rebekah Wainwright (Catherine), Jeremy Northam (Sir Thomas More), Joe Van Moyland (Thomas Tallis), Myia Elliott (Lady Anne Clifford), Arthur Brown (Stonemason 2), Guy Carleton (Chamberlain), Lorna Doyle (Joan), Fiona Sinnott (Norfolk's Wife) see more...
Music By: Trevor Morris
Now cardinal Wolsey lives in misery as penniless archbishop of and in York, barred from court, hoping in vain Ann Boleyn who broke his hold on the king will reward his efforts as she once wrote, honors and offices are mainly distributed to the Boleyn clan, with Norfolk in charge -Charles Brandon neglects his joint presidency- of the royal council. While the devout, rather ascetic new chancellor Thomas More is determined to crush heresy, personally attending the stake, Thomas Cromwell convinces Henry that under Luther's vision the king is above all earthly laws, even his annulment should merely be treated as a theological matter, so he is commissioned to put the case before European theology faculties, while ambassador Boleyn must approach pope and emperor. Once he tastes the burden of government, Henry reproaches the council less virtue and worse results then the cardinal, especially now the treasury is empty and troubles spread, but when Cromwell learns trough a physician about ...