The Queen Mother

Featuring testimonies from friends, former staff and royal experts, rarely seen archive, private letters and diary entries, this tribute to the woman affectionately known as the Queen Mum focuses on when she became Queen consort after the abdication of Edward VIII.

Show Info

Network: United Kingdom Channel 5 (2019 - now)
Schedule: Saturdays at 21:00 (60 min)
Status: Running
Show Type: Documentary
Episodes ordered: 2 episodes

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Previous Episode

The Lost Year

Episode 1x02; Mar 16, 2019

This episode looks into the difficult time faced by the queen mother following her husband George VI's death in February 1952. From this crisis year, which like 1936 had begun with death and disaster, she again emerged stronger and more determined to

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x02: The Lost YearMar 16, 2019
1x01: The Reluctant QueenMar 9, 2019
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