The Tudors - Season 2, Episode 4 - Rotten Tomatoes

The Act of Succession

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Episode Info

Henry commands his people to swear an oath of "allegiance and recognition of the King's supremacy" to both church and state, an oath Sir Thomas More is not wont to accept; the King's womanizing ways are brought to the attention of Anne, who arranges, and gives her blessing to, his next mistress. Also, Anne has a confrontation with Henry's daughter, Lady Mary.

Cast

Jonathan Rhys Meyers
as King Henry VIII
Henry Cavill
as Charles Brandon
Natalie Dormer
as Anne Boleyn
Maria Doyle Kennedy
as Katherine of Aragon
Jeremy Northam
as Sir Thomas More
Nick Dunning
as Thomas Boleyn
James Frain
as Thomas Cromwell
Perdita Weeks
as Mary Boleyn
David Alpay
as Mark Smeaton
Sarah Bolger
as Princess Mary
Padraic Delaney
as George Boleyn
James Gilbert
as William Brereton
John Kavanagh
as Campeggio
Peter O'Toole
as Pope Paul III
Bosco Hogan
as Bishop Fisher
Gordon Sterne
as Bishop Tunstall
Andrea Lowe
as Lady Eleanor Luke
Catherine Byrne
as Alice More
Gemma Reeves
as Margaret More
Bill O'Cleirigh
as John More
Jane Brennan
as Lady Margaret Bryan
Laura Jane Laughlin
as Madge Sheldon
Guy Carleton
as Chamberlain
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