|DO3||20091004||Written by Jean Anouilh and translated by Lucienne Hill.|
It is 1173 and Henry II, the Norman King of England pays penance for the murder of the Archbishop Thomas Becket, once Chancellor and his friend.
Plantagenet power has triumphed over the independence of the clergy, but at what personal cost?
Henry II....Toby Stephens
Queen Mother....Sara Kestelman