Tag Archives: Philippa Gregory

White Out

Apparently the BBC took my harsh assessment of The White Queen to heart, and have now gone to the rather extreme measure of “axing” the show! Technically it was never meant to continue as an ongoing series, but if it … Continue reading

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Hale, The Red Queen!

It is, of course, terribly unfair to measure the BBC’s The White Queen (which ended last night) against HBO’s Game of Thrones, since one purports to be a serious historical drama, while the other is fictional Fantasy… but I was … Continue reading

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The Other Other Boleyn Girl

I always feel a little guilty when I sit down to watch historical dramas like The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), because I have such a terrible memory for facts and figures, and often have trouble keeping track of all the royals … Continue reading

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