5 portrayals of Anne Boleyn in pop culture

One of history's most divisive personalities, Anne Boleyn has taken the spotlight again in Hilary Mantel's new novel "Bring Up the Bodies." Here are five other portrayals of the queen in pop culture.

By , Staff Writer

2. 'The Six Wives of Henry VIII'

The 1970 miniseries followed the lives of each of the king's wives, with one episode focusing on Anne, who was portrayed by actress Dorothy Tutin. This version shows Anne as the center of various plots against her, which led to her death as Henry VIII began to lose interest in her and she harangued him about his infidelities.

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