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Mini series depicting the turbulent and bloody reigns of Scottish monarchs Mary, Queen of Scots and her son King James VI of Scotland who became King James I of England and foiled the Gunpowder Plot.

Series Cast

  1. Robert Carlyle

    Robert Carlyle

    James I, King James I

    3 Episodes

  2. Catherine McCormack

    Catherine McCormack

    Elizabeth I of England

    2 Episodes

  3. Richard Coyle

    Richard Coyle


    2 Episodes

  4. Michael Fassbender

    Michael Fassbender

    Guy Fawkes

    2 Episodes

  5. Paul Nicholls

    Paul Nicholls

    Lord Darnley

    2 Episodes

  6. Gary Lewis

    Gary Lewis

    John Knox

    2 Episodes

  7. Tim McInnerny

    Tim McInnerny


    2 Episodes

  8. Emilia Fox

    Emilia Fox

    Lady Margaret

    2 Episodes

  9. Richard Harrington

    Richard Harrington

    Thomas Percy

    2 Episodes

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Gunpowder, Treason & Plot


2004 | 2 Episodes

Season 1 of Gunpowder, Treason & Plot premiered on March 14, 2004.

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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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