1968-2021

Helen McCrory

as Barbara Villiers, Countess of Castlemaine

50

Martin Freeman

as Lord Shaftesbury

43

Christian Coulson

as James, Duke of Monmouth

38

Sean Biggerstaff

as Henry, Duke of Gloucester

56

Shirley Henderson

as Catharine of Braganza

54

Rufus Sewell

as Charles II

58

Rupert Graves

as George Villiers, Duke of Buckingham

49

Charlie Creed-Miles

as James, Duke of York

About The Last King

About

Four-part mini-series about the life of Charles II, beginning just before his Restoration to the throne in 1660. The series focuses on his court, his family life and his relationships.

Trivia

The series original title was Charles II: The Power & the Passion.