From the producers of The Kennedys, this series tells the dramatic and emotional
tale of the British Royal Family known as the Windsors. From the calamity of Wallis
Simpson to the tragedy of Diana and the triumph of the recent Royal wedding, the
story of the House of Windsor is one of constant twists. Using stunning archive and
interviews with insiders and experts, this series weaves together the true story of
their dynasty. It’s a family that has survived war, divorce, scandals, bitter disputes
and tragedy to, against all odds, thrive in the modern world.
Episode 1: Succession
Following King George’s death, Prince Edward must choose between the throne and
marrying American divorcee, Wallis Simpson.