Royal Wives at War

Royal Wives at War

Special | 54m 25s Video has closed captioning.

The British royal family torn apart, a nation and empire thrown into crisis and the world plunged into war. To mark 80 years since Britain’s Abdication Crisis in 2016, this drama-documentary for the BBC and PBS reveals a fierce rivalry between two women, Elizabeth the Queen Mother and American socialite Wallis Simpson, and the political, cultural and constitutional repercussions their bitter feud.

Aired: 09/17/16

Expired: 01/12/20

Rating: TV-PG

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