The Queen of Scotland is a dainty but fierce 15-year-old girl named Mary. Reign follows her journey as she re-enters French court after spending her adolescence at a convent. She is torn by her duty to Scotland and her burgeoning love for Francis, her betrothed and future king of France. It is easy to see that these two have strong chemistry, but where do their alliances lie? It is not easy to trust a foreigner in royal court of intrigue.
Mary is constantly on the lookout for threats against her life and crown. Luckily, she has a group of lively young friends who help distract her from the harsh reality of her place in French court. The costumes and music are not directly representative of the era, but the package is light and entertaining. Do not expect accurate details or a story that is based on the real lives of the people involved.
Side characters include an attractive Notradamas, who tells the future to an overbearing Catherine de Medici. One cannot forget the sly and mysterious half brother of Francis, Sebastian. He is a favorite of the King and the son of his mistress, Diane de Poitiers. Reign is a must see for historical fiction lovers.
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Mary rethinks he relationship with Lola.
Mary considers a solution to feed the people of France. Francis is haunted by suspicions about his dead father's ghost. Catherine plans an extravagant coronation ceremony.
A vengeful lord blames Mary for the loss of his son. Meanwhile, Francis, Lola and their baby arrive at the castle.
In the second season premiere, a plague breaks out in the land, and Francis and Mary's new rule becomes threatened. Greer discovers something shocking about Leith.