At, we show you how pop culture (TV, movies, books, ads) is connected to other pop culture. For example, what song is in that Super Bowl commercial or TV episode? What book is that character reading? What music is another song sampling? We answer these questions and many more.

The Tudors: Truth and Justice / Season: 1 / Episode: 8 (00010008) (2007)

Home > Explore > TV/Films > Television Episodes > Truth and Justice
The Tudors: Truth and Justice / Season: 1 / Episode: 8 (00010008) (2007) (Television Episode)
Buy Television Episode Now

The Tudors

Truth and Justice (Television Episode)

Season: 1
Episode: 8
Production Code: 00010008

May 20, 2007
  • Download on iTunes
  • Buy on
The Pope's legate Cardinal Lorenzo Campeggio arrives to hear the case for King Henry VIII's divorce from Katherine of Aragon. Cardinal Wolsey intimidates Campeggio: "Let me make certain things plain to you. If you do not grant the King his divorce, papal authority in England will be annihilated!" Wolsey has assured Henry that the divorce will be granted, but the Pope and Campeggio are not so easily swayed. A desperate Wolsey begs Queen Katherine to abdicate the marriage, but she ultimately refuses. Wolsey's enemies circle; Anne Boleyn plants more doubt in Henry's mind about Wolsey, who soon threatens Campeggio both physically and politically. A Legatine Court convenes at Blackfriar's Church, and both Henry and Katherine plead their cases.