The Rise Of The Clans

The Rise Of The Clans (2018)

Neil Oliver travels back in time to reveal the real life Game of Thrones the story of Scotland's ancient clans. A blood soaked saga of battles and feuds, loyalty and betrayal, love and death set against the country's wild mountains and glens.

Neil Oliver

Series, 2018, Documentary, Historical, Society & Culture


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Sunday, June 30

7:30pm

The Rise Of The Clans ‘A Queen Betrayed’

SBS

The Rise Of The Clans

'A Queen Betrayed'

SBS, 7:30pm, Sun, 30 Jun 2019, 70 minutes

Neil Oliver reveals how the clans plotted against Mary Stewart, Queen of Scots, ultimately leading to the beheading of the most charismatic queen in Scottish history. The tale turns on a brother's plot to overthrow his sister in a ruthless bid for power. James Stewart, Earl of Moray, uses clan power to first control and then rid Scotland of his sister Mary. As she battles conspiracies, plots, and counterplots, Mary is trapped in the cruel and tumultuous world of clan blood feuds. After they murder her husband Lord Darnley and Mary flees into the arms of the Earl of Bothwell, the most ruthless of Scotland's clan chiefs, civil war breaks out. Mary escapes to England, never to return again.

Neil Oliver

Series, 2018, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Historical, Society & Culture, Season 1 Episode 3


The Rise Of The Clans ‘A Queen Betrayed’

SBS HD

The Rise Of The Clans

'A Queen Betrayed'

SBS HD, 7:30pm, Sun, 30 Jun 2019, 70 minutes

Neil Oliver reveals how the clans plotted against Mary Stewart, Queen of Scots, ultimately leading to the beheading of the most charismatic queen in Scottish history. The tale turns on a brother's plot to overthrow his sister in a ruthless bid for power. James Stewart, Earl of Moray, uses clan power to first control and then rid Scotland of his sister Mary. As she battles conspiracies, plots, and counterplots, Mary is trapped in the cruel and tumultuous world of clan blood feuds. After they murder her husband Lord Darnley and Mary flees into the arms of the Earl of Bothwell, the most ruthless of Scotland's clan chiefs, civil war breaks out. Mary escapes to England, never to return again.

Neil Oliver

Series, 2018, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Historical, Society & Culture, Season 1 Episode 3


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