The story of the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred of her and her romance with Lord Robert Dudley.
Tagline:Declared illegitimate aged 3. Tried for treason aged 21. Crowned Queen aged 25.
Cast:Alfie Allen, Amanda Ryan, Cate Blanchett, Christopher Eccleston, Daniel Craig, Edward Hardwicke, Emily Mortimer, Eric Cantona, Fanny Ardant, Geoffrey Rush, James Frain, Jamie Foreman, John Gielgud, Joseph Fiennes, Kathy Burke, Kelly Macdonald, Kenny Doughty, Lily Allen, Richard Attenborough, Vincent Cassel