The Pillars of the Earth

Season 1 Episode 1


Aired Friday 10:00 PM Jul 23, 2010 on Starz
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After the death of the only legitimate heir to the English throne, the succession to the reign will lead to a long war known as The Anarchy as King Henry's daughter Maud and nephew Lord Stephen compete for the crown. Church is not foreign to politics and Philip, a monk, will learn it the hard way: after being elected prior with the help of Deacon Waleran Bigod, he will soon find himself indebted to the man and called upon it.moreless

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