"The White Queen" marries royal romance to historical fact--with a little "Spartacus"-style sex and violence. Here's a recap of the premiere episode. Read More...
Some great moments crown this condensed version of three novels and 30 years of complicated history, but medieval murkiness prevails.
"The White Queen," a co-production of the BBC and Starz, debuted in Britain this summer to mostly scathing reviews. more
New York Times Tv Reporter
Aug 12, 2013 1:02PM EDT
In the new Starz series “The White Queen,” three women are caught up in the tug of war over the throne in 15th-century England.
We’re just one week away from completing the long and ambling tale of The White Queen , and boy am I sad it’s going away. This ninth episode could be the most solidly entertaining yet, with plotting, betrayals and mysterious deaths happening all over t more
You can tell we’re approaching the end of The White Queen ’s long and epic tale of throne-hopping, since this eighth episode takes the biggest time jump we’ve seen thus far. We even get a helpful summary that catches us up on where everyone is and who more
It’s taken five weeks, but The White Queen has finally gotten much, much better. It might just be the passage of time, but I think I’ve learnt everyone’s names and everyone’s ranking, and that automatically means that the twists and turns are one hundred more
Hurrah! After five weeks of endless conversations, exposition sessions and hang-wringing, The White Queen finally gives us a look at the epic battles fought over the throne, proving that the war is bloody and brutal enough to be worth all the trouble. It’ more
The White Queen has suddenly become ‘the race to produce an heir’, fought by Isobel and George vs. Elizabeth and Edward. I say that’s what it’s become but, the truth is, this show moves so fast through historical milestones and events in our characters’ l more