Where Thunder Reigns

A Story of Love and Denial at the Court of Henry VIII

The Master Secretary's Office

Official Statement

The Story 

"Where Thunder Reigns" is a story of love and denial between the poet, Sir Thomas Wyatt and Anne Boleyn, Queen Consort and the second wife of Henry VIII of England.

What truth will the interrogation of Wyatt by the infamous Thomas Cromwell reveal?

Only one thing is for sure: Circa regna tonat - Around thrones it thunders. 

The Production

 Weycroft Hall, Axminster, Devon

Weycroft Hall, Axminster, Devon

Production of "Where Thunder Reigns" took place throughout 2014 and post-production is now underway, with an anticipated release date of mid-late 2015. 

Filmed at a number of stunning locations in South West England, including the medieval Weycroft Hall in Devon, the film will be authentic to its time in terms of both its look and its feel. Additionally, genuine and purposely made Tudor costumes and props support the recreation of the Tudor court. 

With an intriguing story based upon true historical events, a powerful script, an exceptionally talented and committed cast & crew with enthusiasm & passion to spare, "Where Thunder Reigns" promises to be a thought provoking Tudor drama that will entertain audiences of all ages.

This website aims to keep everyone interested in this exciting project up-to-date with current news and developments surrounding the film. Should you wish to contact the production team, they would be delighted to hear from you so please go direct to the contact page. 

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A Graham Pitt Film    |    A Two and Sixpence Production