April brings a royal hoard of programs about English queens and their kin to Thursdays on WGBH 2.
The Last Days of Anne Boleyn combines reenactments of Anne's (Tara Breathnach) final weeks with commentary by a stellar cast of writers. Anne Boleyn is one of the most famous and controversial women in British history. In 1536, she became the first queen in Britain's history to be executed. Authors Hilary Mantel, Philippa Gregory, and others interpret the astonishing story of her decline.