“Isabel, Jewel of Castilla” dramatizes the turbulent teen years of the future queen of Spain (Lisa Jakub), whose brothers were at war against each other and whose desire to have a say in choosing her marriage partner caused further unrest. Catalina: Cara Pikfo. Archbishop Carillo: Arturo Fresolone. Fernando: Christopher Ralph.
This chapter chronicles the adolescent years of Elizabeth I (Tamara Hope), who had to deal with the rejection of her father, Henry VIII, as well as a spiteful half-sister and several stepmothers. Mary: Marion Day. King Henry VIII: Jefferson Mappin. Robin: Daniel Clark. Queen Catherine: Jennifer Wigmore. Kat: Tara Rosling. Edward: Byron Long. Lizard: Simon Barry. Will Somers: Ron Kennell. Gardener: Eric Fink. Jane the Bald: Susan Sheridan.
In “Cleopatra: Daughter of the Nile,” the young princess (Elisa Moolecherry) flees Egypt with her father during political unrest and makes an unusual alliance with Rome. Pharaoh: Hrant Alianak. Neva: Marilo Nunez. Puzo: Bill Khoury. Marcus Cicero: David Calderisi. Tryphania: Linda Gizirian. Marc Anthony: Matthew Witherly. Julius Caesar: Jan Filips.
Cast & Details
Premiered: September 18, 2000
Premise: The teen years of princesses and other royal figures in history are dramatized in this anthology series, based on the Scholastic book series.