The historical fiction and drama series ‘Becoming Elizabeth’ is everything you could ask for if you are a fan of historical shows and Movies. First aired on the 12th of June 2022 the show released a total of 8 episodes, written and created by Anya Reiss the show captured the hearts of many and created a huge fanbase for the Starz franchise.
Becoming Elizabeth is a story of various events which happened back in the 16th century after the death of King Henry VIII, this is where an important time in teenager ‘Elizabeth’ starts, she later involves in a series of political events before her ascension to the Crown as Queen of the British Empire. Queen Elizabeth is played by Alicia Von Rittberg and she did an amazing job with that.
The death of King Henry VIII left the English court in turmoil after Edward VI ascended to the throne but he dies a few years later in real history. At the end of season 1, we saw King Edward being ill but not dead yet. Season 2 might start with his death as a starting plot. But we are yet to know if there will be a second installment. Keep scrolling to Know about updates on the second season
Becoming Elizabeth Season 2 Release date
Starz hasn’t confirmed yet that the show will be renewed with another so the release date of the second season is Unknown! Still, according to reports, the creators are under the impression that the show will surely be renewed by Starz, Becoming Elizabeth season 1 is currently doing a superb job on viewership charts. On IMDB’s official website the show is rated to be 6.8 out of 10, which is quite good for a historical show.
|Name of the Show||Becoming Elizabeth|
|Season Number||Season 2|
|Becoming Elizabeth Season 1 Release Date||12 June 2022|
|Becoming Elizabeth Season 2 Release Date||Not Announced Yet|
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Becoming Elizabeth season 2 story
Season 2 of the show is still not announced yet, so it’s quite impossible to predict the storyline and plot without an outlook. The ending of season 1 was thrilling and amazing which left fans in space for thinking that story might continue beyond season 1. Another plus point for renewing this series is that this show is based on history, Becoming Elizabeth is one the most accurate shows you will find out there. Becoming Elizabeth tells us that King Edward died in 1553, that is where season 1 is limited to! We are yet to see when and how Elizabeth will finally become Queen. With history on the side of fans, we can expect the announcement of season 2 very soon.
After King Edward died in 1553, it took nearly 5 years when Queen Elizabeth I to become queen of England and Ireland. Starz focused on the accuracy of season 1 and we can expect the same brief and accurate story for season 2 by Anya Reiss (Writer and Creator).
Becoming Elizabeth Season 2 Cast
Since the announcement of the second season hasn’t been made by the creators, so we cannot confirm who will be the character of season 2. But here are the cast members of season 1:
Alicia von Rittberg as Elizabeth I, Romola Garai as Mary Tudor, Jessica Raine as Catherine Parr, Tom Cullen as Thomas Seymour, John Heffernan as Duke of Somerset, Jamie Blackley as Robert Dudley, Alexandra Gilbreath as Kat Ashley, Jamie Parker as John Dudley, Leo Bill as Henry Grey, Oliver Zetterstrӧm as Edward, Bella Ramsey as Lady Jane Grey, Ekow Quartey as Pedro, Alex Macqueen as Stephen Gardiner, and Olivier Huband as Ambassador Guzman.
Becoming Elizabeth season 1 recap
Season 1 started with the death of King Henry VIII in 1547, after his death, his 9-year-old son ascended to the throne and he saw ruling England and Ireland with the assistance of Lord Protector Edward Seymour who is also his Uncle. While Elizabeth is still very young she moves to Chelsea at Queen Catherin Parr’s(widow of King Henry) residence.
Elizabeth was involved in a drama between their siblings Mary and Edward. Catherine later dies of a fever which she was suffering since she gave birth to a child. Later in that motion, Elizabeth steps up and assumes charge of the Chelsea House. Edward later suffers from an illness, Both Mary and Elizabeth went their different ways.
Ratings & Reviews
As you can see, the ratings of the show is mixed, and that’s why the show stands canceled.
Becoming Elizabeth Season 2 Trailer
There are no announcements and trailer/teaser for season 2, but you can find the Trailer of the season on top of this article.
Where to watch Becoming Elizabeth season 2 Online?
There is no Season 2 of this as fans still are waiting for its renewal. You can watch all 8 episodes of 1st season by buying subscriptions on Amazon Prime, Hulu, Sling TV, and YouTube Tv.
Becoming Elizabeth Season 2 Release Date: FAQ’S
Makers have confirmed that there will be no Becoming Elizabeth season 2.
The makers mentioned that the first season had a very low viewership, and they decided to cancel the show.
There is one season of the show.
Season one of Becoming Elizabeth has total of 8 episodes.
Makers confirmed that the show is the actual portrayal of the teenage life of Elizabeth 1.