The series stars Max Irons as the young and devilishly handsome Edward IV, crowned King of England with the help of the master manipulator Lord Warwick.
But there are rivals to the throne and Edward’s unexpected marriage to
a beautiful widow Elizabeth Woodville, (Rebecca Ferguson) causes Warwick’s plan for control over the English throne comes crashing down around him.
The scene is set for a tale of love and loss, seduction and deception, betrayal and murder, told through the stories of three different yet equally driven women – Elizabeth Woodville, Margaret Beaufort and Anne Neville.
Based on Philippa Gregory’s best selling The Cousins’ War series, the drama has been drawing solid audiences of more than 4m for its BBC One run.
This complete series boxset comes with bonus extra features including A Conversation with Philippa Gregory and The Making of The White Queen which are exclusive to DVD and Blu-Ray.