Mary & George’: Episode Drop Dates Revealed

Exploring royal intrigue in a gripping new series.

by Nouman Rasool
Mary & George’: Episode Drop Dates Revealed
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Set against the opulent yet perilous backdrop of England's royal court, "Mary & George" unveils the riveting tale of ambition and intrigue, charting the audacious ascent of a mother-son duo determined to exploit the court's vulnerabilities.

This Starz original drama, graced by the talents of Julianne Moore and Nicholas Galitzine, brings to life the captivating story inspired by historical events that shook the foundations of the English aristocracy. Julianne Moore, embodying the role of Mary, and Nicholas Galitzine, portraying her son George, weave through the corridors of power with a single-minded determination.

Their target: none other than King James I, played with gravitas by Tony Curran. As they embark on their cunning quest to ascend the social ladder, George undergoes a transformation from a naive romantic to a master of manipulation, eyeing the position of the king's confidant and lover.

Starz's Dramatic Debut

"Mary & George" made its much-anticipated debut on April 5, exclusively on Starz, setting the stage for a series replete with political machinations and forbidden liaisons. The show adheres to a weekly release pattern, promising a tantalizing drip-feed of drama and intrigue every Friday.

Episodes premiere on the Starz app at the stroke of midnight, ensuring avid fans can indulge their curiosity without delay. Those preferring the traditional viewing experience can tune into the linear Starz channel, with episodes airing at 9:00 p.m.

ET/PT in the United States and an hour later in Canada. Spanning seven episodes, this meticulously crafted narrative promises a deep dive into the ambitions and desires that drive those within the court's inner circles. From the stirring premiere titled "The Second Son" to the climactic finale "War," each episode unveils a new layer of the complex web of relationships and rivalries that define the court of King James I.

The ensemble cast further enriches the series, featuring notables such as Nicola Walker, Niamh Algar, and Simon Russell Beale, among others, each contributing to the tapestry of this historical drama. "Mary & George" not only offers a window into a tumultuous period of English history but also invites viewers to reflect on the timeless themes of power, love, and ambition.