Earlier than changing into Queen, Elizabeth I used to be an adolescent having fun with a traditional life. Her father, Henry VIII was on his sixth spouse. He additionally had Elizabeth’s mom, his second spouse, Anne Boleyn, beheaded. See? Completely regular life. Her father cherished to marry Annes and Catherines, and was not keen on wives with heads. What can we are saying? Beheading was his love language. Alicia von Rittberg performs the enduring Queen Elizabeth I within the Starz drama Changing into Elizabeth. Rittberg stopped by the StyleCaster studio the place we examined her on an all issues Queen and Royal historical past associated. Regardless that she claimed she’d fail the check, she mainly proved why she’s the Queen.
Changing into Elizabeth begins seconds after Elizabeth’s father Henry VIII dies and follows Elizabeth’s journey into changing into the Queen she was destined to be. She experiences regular teen angst and turns into infatuated with Thomas Seymour, performed by Tom Cullen. She even experiences her first tremendous bizarre love triangle. Seymour marries her stepmother, Catherine Parr—mere days after Henry VIII takes his final breath. So sure, she falls for her stepmom’s husband, who additionally occurs to be her brother Edward’s uncle. Oh and Edward is now King—and he’s 9 years previous. Their household standing is: “It’s sophisticated.”
Changing into Elizabeth joins Starz’s slate of different highly effective interval dramas, like Outlander, and facilities round a powerful younger lady who would change the monarchy for all-time. In the event you love royal drama, mildly incestuous love triangles, highly effective girls, need to be wherever however this time, then you definately’ll love watching Elizabeth evolve into the enduring ruler nicknamed, “The Virgin Queen.” To see how nicely Rittberg is aware of her royal trivia, watch the video above.
Changing into Elizabeth premieres Sunday, June 12 ,at 9 p.m. on Starz.