Becoming Elizabeth season 1, episode 1 preview, release date, and where to watch online

June 12, 2022
Daniel Hart 0
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This article is a preview of the Starz series Becoming Elizabeth season 1, episode 1, which includes details of the release date and where to watch online. 

Starz has brought to their networks (and app) a new costume drama, which will present the politically turbulent period following the death of England’s King Henry VIII. The series stars Alicia Von Rittberg (Emma in Fury) — she will be representing the young woman who became Queen Elizabeth I. The series comes from playwright Anya Reiss and stars Romola Garai as Princess Mary. We will see Elizabeth as an orphaned teenager who becomes intoxicated with politics on her mission to secure the crown.

Filming locations include Cardiff Castle in Wales.

Becoming Elizabeth season 1, episode 1 release date

Episode 1 will be released on Sunday, June 12th, 2022. We do not anticipate any changes to the schedule yet.

Where to watch Becoming Elizabeth season 1, episode 1 online

Viewers can watch new episodes of Becoming Elizabeth season 1 on the Starz channel at 9 pm ET/PT on the date mentioned above. Weekly episodes will also drop on the Starz app at midnight on the date above, so there’s an incentive to subscribe to the app before it’s released on the channel.

How many episodes will the series have?

In total, season 1 will have 8 episodes, with the network releasing one episode a week.

And more importantly, who is the cast?

Here is the main cast:

  • Alicia von Rittberg as Queen Elizabeth I.
  • Romola Garai as Queen Mary I.
  • Jessica Raine as Catherine Parr.
  • Tom Cullen as Thomas Seymour.
  • Bella Ramsey as Lady Jane Grey.
  • Jamie Parker as John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland.
  • Oliver Zetterström as King Edward VI.
  • John Heffernan as Duke of Somerset
  • Jamie Blackley as Robert Dudley.
  • Jacob Avery as Guildford Dudley.
  • Alexandra Gilbreath as Kat Ashley.
  • Leo Bill as Henry Grey.
  • Ekow Quartey as Pedro.
  • Alex Macqueen as Stephen Gardiner.
  • Olivier Huband as Ambassador Guzman.
  • Robert Whitelock as Robert Kett.

Is there a trailer?

Of course, there is:

What are your thoughts on the Starz series Becoming Elizabeth season 1 so far? Comment below.

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