The White Queen

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The White Queen‘s Aneurin Barnard Takes Us Through “The Final Battle”

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Last night, The White Queen came to an end with a bloody and epic battle between Richard III (Aneurin Barnard) and Henry Tudor (Michael Marcus). Now that the dust has settled, star Aneurin Barnard is going to take us through some of the battles he fought behind the scened in over those fight scenes, how he feels about historic inaccuracies, and whether or not he thinks Richard really loved Anne.

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The White Queen‘s Aneurin Barnard Would Still “Love” To Do Doctor Who

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Starz’s dreamy War of the Roses soap opera, The White Queen, draws to an end tomorrow evening and it’s all going to come down to whether or not the unlikely king, Richard III, can stave off the invading Tudor forces. Like his character, Richard, actor¬†Aneurin Barnard stealthily snuck up on us and conquered our hearts. We got a chance to talk to Barnard recently about working on The White Queen, winning an Olivier right out of drama school for Spring Awakening and how close he really was to nabbing the lead in Doctor Who…

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10 Reasons You Need To Watch The White Queen

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Over the weekend, Starz debuted its new original miniseries The White Queen. The miniseries, which was co-produced with the BBC, follows the true stories (as told by Philippa Gregory) of Elizabeth Woodville, Margaret Beaufort and Anne Neville, and it’s swiftly become our summer obsession. Here are 10 reasons why you shouldn’t miss it.

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Dropping Petticoats: The 20 Hottest Sex Scenes In Period Dramas

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Who says period dramas are all stuffy girls corseted up to the chin and foppish gentlemen with stiff upper lips? Probably people who don’t watch period dramas. The truth is that most period dramas are full of simmering sexual tension, bawdy maids, and torrid love scenes you can only find on premium cable.

We went through the archives and found our 20 favorite sex scenes in historic dramas.

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Famed Royal Historian Philippa Gregory Says The Royal Baby Is “Of No Significance”

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Bestselling author (The White Queen, The Other Boleyn Girl) and English historian Philippa Gregory is one of the leading experts on the importance of women and their children in the British monarchy, but according to her all the hoopla over the new royal heir is pretty much pointless. “Politically, it’s of no significance really,” she said.

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