The Tudors

39

Henry Cavill

as Charles Brandon

40

Natalie Dormer

as Anne Boleyn

74

Sam Neill

as Cardinal Thomas Wolsey

37

Annabelle Wallis

as Jane Seymour

45

Jonathan Rhys Meyers

as King Henry VIII

35

Joss Stone

as Anne of Cleves

41

Jamie Thomas King

as Thomas Wyatt

1929-2020

Max von Sydow

as Cardinal Von Waldburg

1932-2013

Peter O'Toole

as Pope Paul III

51

Alan Van Sprang

as Sir Francis Bryan

35

Tamzin Merchant

as Catherine Howard

44

Callum Blue

as Anthony Knivert

57

Maria Doyle Kennedy

as Queen Catherine of Aragon

54

James Frain

as Thomas Cromwell

60

Jeremy Northam

as Sir Thomas More

63

Henry Czerny

as Norfolk

47

Hans Matheson

as Thomas Cranmer

About The Tudors

About

Set in 1500s England, the show follows the Tudor dynasty, which is loosely based on King Henry VIII's reign over England. Jonathan Rhys Meyers played Henry VIII of England.

Trivia

The show was nominated for Best Drama Series at the Golden Globes in 2007. It lasted 38 episodes over four seasons.