An Age of Kings | 13: Henry VI: The Sun in Splendour

Henry VI Part III

Part Thirteen of a fifteen-part BBC series comprising Shakespeare’s history plays from Richard II to Richard III (the two tetralogies). This is the fifth and final part of Henry VI. The Duke of York was killed at Wakefield, but his son Edward won at Towton. Henry VI is Edward's prisoner. Warwick proclaims the new Duke of York, King Edward IV.


Licence: ERA Licence required

  • Type: Plays
  • Channel: BBC TV
  • Duration: 1'00'00''
  • Broadcast date: 1960

UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

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