Cate Blanchett and Geoffrey Rush reprise the roles they originated in the Academy-award nominated 'Elizabeth'. Joining them is Clive Owen as Sir Walter Raleigh as well as Samantha Morton, Abbie Cornish, Jordi Molla and Rhys Ifans. Shekhar Kapur directs, from an original screenplay by William Nicholson and Michael Hirst. The producers are Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, and Jonathan Cavendish.View full cast & crew
'Elizabeth: The Golden Age' tells the thrilling tale of an era - the story of one woman's crusade to control love, crush enemies and secure her position as a beloved icon of the western world. As Elizabeth's cousin Mary Stuart conspires with Philip of Spain to topple the throne, Sir Francis Walsingham, Elizabeth's trusty advisor works tirelessly to protect her from the many plots and conspiracies against her. Preparing to go to war to defend her empire, Elizabeth struggles to balance royal duties with an unexpected vulnerability in her attraction to Raleigh.