England, early 18th century. The close relationship between Queen Anne and Sarah Churchill is threatened by the arrival of Sarah's cousin, Abigail Hill, resulting in a bitter rivalry between the two cousins to be the Queen's favourite.
Ireland, United Kingdom, United States of America
Olivia Colman (Queen Anne), Emma Stone (Abigail Hill), Rachel Weisz (Sarah Churchill, Lady Marlborough), Nicholas Hoult (Robert Harley, Earl of Oxford), Joe Alwyn (Samuel Masham) more..., Mark Gatiss (John Churchill, Lord Marlborough), James Smith (Lord Sidney Godolphin), Jenny Rainsford (Mae), Emma Delves (Queen's Maid), Faye Daveney (Sarah's Maid), Paul Swaine (Wanking Man), Jennifer White (Mrs. Meg), Lilly-Rose Stevens (Sally), Denise Mack (Kitchen Servant), Willem Dalby (Central Tory Booker), Edward Aczel (Earl of Stratford), Carolyn Saint-Pé (Madame Tournée), John Locke (Eviction Courtier), Everal Walsh (Servant, Upstairs), Timothy Innes (Footman #1), Basil Eidenbenz (Footman #2), James Melville (Footman #3), Declan Wyer (Footman #4), Anthony Dougall (Queen's Doctor), Ben English (Page #1), Peter Brookes (Page #2), Wilson Radjou-Pujalte (Pigeon Boy), Gavin Henderson (Music Teacher), Callum Lewin (Nude Pomegranate Tory), Liam Fleming (Kevin), Angela Hicks (Singing Woman), Martin Pemberton (Fire Eater)
Deborah Davis (Executive Producer), Ceci Dempsey (Producer), Ed Guiney (Producer), Andrew Lowe (Executive Producer), Lee Magiday (Producer), Robbie Ryan (Director of Photography), Dixie Chassay (Casting) more..., Fiona Crombie (Production Design), Johnnie Burn (Sound Designer), Caroline Barclay (Art Direction), Dominic Roberts (Art Direction), Lynne Huitson (Supervising Art Director), Alice Felton (Set Decoration), Liane Escorza (Additional Photography), Deborah Harding (Post Production Supervisor), Christopher Atkinson (Boom Operator), Johnnie Burn (Music Editor), Sarah Giles (Music Supervisor), Joe Szukalski (Special Effects Assistant), Alex Abelman (Carpenter), Komeil S. Hosseini (Original Music Composer), Yorgos Lanthimos (Producer), Sam Sneade (Additional Editor), Yorgos Mavropsaridis (Editor), Sandy Powell (Costume Design), Deborah Davis (Screenplay), Tony McNamara (Screenplay), Nadia Stacey (Makeup & Hair),
Waypoint Entertainment, Element Pictures, Scarlet Films, Film4 Productions, Fox Searchlight Pictures
** spoiler alert ** The Queen dismisses her prime minister and calls the end of the war with France.
The Queen 'faints' during her speech for the cabinet.
After she 'faints' the Queen is angry about what people said.
Lady Sarah walks through the royal residence.
Abigail walks the Queen around the royal residence.
Abigail at work in the kitchen of the royal residence.