What a bloody good finish!
It ended. But, man, what a way to go. Brother Tom, the gay monk with the amputated limb (or “one-armed arse bandit”) revealed his true identity as the (presumed dead) King Edward II.
He then led a peasant army against his son, inspiring them with almost the same speech that Mel Gibson used against his dad, Edward I, in
There followed an almighty battle which saw brother fighting brother, a son slash his own father, an aunt attack her niece who then killed her rapist cousin by sticking him in the neck with a crucifix.
Carlsberg don’t do Gyspy Weddings, but if they did....
CHANNEL 4 historical drama
did not live up to its title.