His resolve reinforced, Louis is dismissive of the pain his plans will cause others, be they Philippe or Protestants of all classes. \n\nCardinal Leto is confident of making the king marry Isabella of Portugal.Source: BBC 2
Series 3: 10. The Legacy
Looking to the future, King Louis XIV seeks to reconnect with his people, and reconcile his family. \n\nAs some oppressed Parisians plan a violent welcome for Louis, has one of ...
Series 3: 9. The Tinderbox
His resolve reinforced, Louis is dismissive of the pain his plans will cause others, be they Philippe or Protestants of all classes. \n\nCardinal Leto is confident of making the ...
Series 3: 8. Of Gods And Men
Suffering an identity crisis, Louis gets moody, unable to reveal the reason.\n\nJeanne's protest pamphlets in Paris bring reprisals led by Marchal.
Series 3: Episode 7
Has Louis finally learnt the identity of the man in the iron mask? \n\nCardinal Leto is still determined to use his knowledge against the king. \n\nFabien Marchal is in pursuit ...
Series 3: 6. The Wheel Of Fortune
Louis hopes diplomacy will hide his duplicity as he works to undermine Leopold while winning over severe cardinal Leto. \n\nMarchal helps Philippe learn a family secret, and is ...
Series 3: 5. The Afterlife
Can Louis' longed-for loving touch help the ailing queen? An engraved blade holds a clue to who Philippe has antagonised. Jeanne challenges her brother's business-mind ...
Series 3: 4. Crime And Punishment
Seeking retribution, Louis lashes out at the Parisian rebels though Philippe urges a more reasoned response. Word from Spain casts doubt on Marie-Therese's intentions. Soph ...
Series 3: 3. Truth Will Out
A betrayal by one of the women closest to the king has unforeseen consequences, while a graphic revelation results in a fall from grace for another. Philippe gets dangerously cl ...
Series 3: 2. Trust Issues
Little can be taken at face value as Louis negotiates with Leopold over Spain, the Bastille governor has a sorry tale for Philippe and Sophie surprises Marchal.
Series 3: 1. Smoke And Mirrors
Louis welcomes a defeated royal relative to the palace, but with unforeseen personal consequences. Philippe stumbles upon a mystery man. Madame de Montespan finds how to hurt a ...