Would you believe it?


Yes, Sid James’ was probably the best portrayal of Henry VIII on screen, but the first (Arthur BOURCHIER, 1911) actually shared the surname of some of that King’s (apparent) relatives:

By super blue

Grandson of a Town player.


  1. My favorite Henry is Charles Laughton. The last line of the movie is when he looks bitterly into the camera and remarks about Katherine Parr: “Six wives and the best of them’s the worst!”


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