PREVIEW: The Boleyns - A Scandalous Family, BBC Two

New three-part series that charts the rise and fall of the Boleyns. A story of love, sex and betrayal, told from the family's unique perspective.



Thomas Boleyn, the patriarch of the Boleyns, is determined to elevate the family name. His ambitions for his three children will take them to the heart of the Tudor court.


Anne has grown into a real beauty. She is dazzling and the King is caught in the glare. Her family play the long game to catch a King.


Anne makes her play for the biggest prize in the kingdom and in so doing changes the course of British history. The Boleyn’s have no idea of the high price they will have to pay.


The Boleyns: A Scandalous Family begins Friday 13th August at 9pm on BBC Two.