Before the wedding bells toll for the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Saturday, it’s important to remember that marrying into the royal family means much more than a simple exchange of rings. Prince Harry’s ancestors have been at the center of some of the most dramatic events in British history, and here are 7 movies and TV shows that prove it.
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The Madness of King George
Relation to Harry: Sixth great-grandfather.
Synopsis: King George III was in charge during the American Revolution and lost the colonies in the war. This movie is about how he suffered from an undisclosed mental illness in the aftermath of the revolution and acted so strangely his son George IV attempted to make Parliament remove him from power. They failed, and the “Mad King” ruled for another 22 years until his illness progressed further and he was removed from power in 1811. Read more…
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