FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThe Tale of Royal Women's Battle for
Power Continues in the Follow-Up to the
Golden Globe and Emmy Nominated STARZ
Original Miniseries, "The White Queen"
The Groundbreaking STARZ
Original Limited Series
The White Princess
Comes to Blu-ray and DVD
on August 29 from Lionsgate
SANTA MONICA, CA - Hailed by Harper's Bazaar
as "the feminist answer to Game of Thrones
," the STARZ Original Limited Series The White Princess
, the follow-up to the Golden Globe and Emmy nominated STARZ Original Miniseries The White Queen
, arrives on Blu-ray (plus Digital HD) and DVD on August 29 from Lionsgate. The White Princess
averaged 3.8 million multiplatform viewers per episode, and stars Jodie Comer (Thirteen
), Jacob Collins-Levy (Holding the Man
), Michelle Fairley (Game of Thrones
), Essie Davis (The Babadook
) and Suki Waterhouse (The Bad Batch
This eight episode series sees England ostensibly united by the marriage of Elizabeth of York/Lizzie and King Henry VII, but their personal and political rift runs deep and the divide between them threatens to tear the kingdom apart once again. The White Princess
is a tale of power, family, love, and betrayal, which charts one of the most tumultuous times in British history uniquely from the point of view of the women waging the ongoing battle for the English throne.
The White Princess
will be available on Blu-ray and DVD for the suggested retail price of $49.99 and $44.98, respectively.
The White Princess
Year of Production: 2017
Genre: TV, Drama
Subtitles: Spanish and English SDH
Feature Run Time: 451 minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080P High Definition 16x9 Widescreen 1.78:1 Presentation
DVD Format: 16x9 Widescreen 1.78:1 Presentation
Blu-ray Audio: English 7.1 Dolby TrueHD, Spanish 2.0 Dolby Surround
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio, Spanish 2.0 Dolby Surround
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