This historical mini-series documents the reign of Elizabeth I with each episode focusing on one dramatic period in the lengthy reign of the Virgin Queen, including her ascension to the throne, her various marital intrigues, her problems with her cousin Mary, Queen of Scots, and the threatened invasion of the Spanish Armada.
- Genre: Drama
- Studio: BBC Two
- Keyword: england, queen elizabeth i, royalty, miniseries, palace intrigue, historical drama, costume drama, 16th century, british monarchy
- Cast: Glenda Jackson