Watch Charles II: The Power and the Passion
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Charles II: The Power and The Passion is a television show that depicts the life of Charles II from before his Restoration to the throne in 1660. Charles II is devastated by the execution of his father in 1649, and is determined to avoid the same fate by controlling the throne of England with "absolute" power. In his pursuit, Charles' assembles his court, but will ultimately find his conflicts with Parliament to be ironically the same issues that his father had with them. Charles' family and mistresses play pivotal parts in the life of the King of England.