Season 1 Episodes

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Slaughter of Innocence

Season 1, Episode 22 - Air Date: 5/15/2014
From the CW: "When the King's (Alan Van Sprang) madness and cruelty reaches a fevered pitch, Mary (Adelaide Kane) and Francis (Toby Regbo) take action.
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Long Live the King

Season 1, Episode 21 - Air Date: 5/8/2014
From the CW: "Mary (Adelaide Kane) and Catherine (Megan Follows) form an unlikely alliance when deciding how to deal with the increasingly manic King Henry (Alan Van Sprang), which puts Francis (Toby Regbo) in jeopardy.
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Higher Ground

Season 1, Episode 20 - Air Date: 5/1/2014
From the CW: "Mary (Adelaide Kane) enlists a mercenary to help her, which forces her to realize there are sacrifices and lives she is willing to risk to save her country.
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Toy Soldiers

Season 1, Episode 19 - Air Date: 4/24/2014
From the CW: "When Mary's uncle, the Duke of Guise (guest star Gil Darnell), arrives in France with devastating news about her mother, Mary (Adelaide Kane) and Francis (Toby Regbo) realize they are torn between putting their own countries first or saving their marriage.
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No Exit

Season 1, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/17/2014
From the CW: "When Mary's brother James (guest star Joe Doyle) arrives in France and convinces Mary to return to Scotland, Francis (Toby Regbo) is suspicious and uncovers a plot that would destroy Mary (Adelaide Kane), which causes a rift between them.
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Liege Lord

Season 1, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/10/2014
From the CW: "When Mary (Adelaide Kane) learns of a secret clause in her marriage contract that her mother, Marie de Guise (guest star Amy Brenneman) and Queen Catherine (Megan Follows) orchestrated, Mary and Francis (Toby Regbo) embark on a dangerous plan to turn Scotland against her mother - and Mary gets her first taste of power as the Queen of Scots.
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Season 1, Episode 16 - Air Date: 3/27/2014
From the CW: "When Francis (Toby Regbo) reluctantly agrees to help Bash (Torrance Coombs) uncover the threat in the woods, he ends in grave danger, with only Bash to save him.
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The Darkness

Season 1, Episode 15 - Air Date: 3/20/2014
From CW: The castle is abuzz with First Light, where the women of the castle mingle with potential suitors.
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Dirty Laundry

Season 1, Episode 14 - Air Date: 3/13/2014
From CW: Mary returns from her honeymoon and, suspicious of Lola's strange behavior, uncovers a deception that changes everything.
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The Consummation

Season 1, Episode 13 - Air Date: 3/6/2014
From CW: With a forced marriage looming, Mary must consider both her heart and her nation when deciding whom she will wed - Francis or Bash.
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Royal Blood

Season 1, Episode 12 - Air Date: 2/27/2014
From CW: When Clarissa kidnaps the younger children of King Henry and Queen Catherine, Mary and Bash work with the Queen to find them, with tragic results.
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Season 1, Episode 11 - Air Date: 2/6/2014
From CW: When King Henry (Alan Van Sprang) accuses Queen Catherine (Megan Follows) of treason and adultery, she sets out to save her life by exposing Bash's (Torrance Coombs) dark past.
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Season 1, Episode 10 - Air Date: 1/30/2014
From CW: When a plot to kill Bash (Torrance Coombs) goes wrong, Queen Catherine (Megan Follows) is suspected of orchestrating it.
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For King and Country

Season 1, Episode 9 - Air Date: 1/23/2014
From CW: When Mary (Adelaide Kane) and Bash (Torrance Coombs) are captured and forced to return to the castle, they discover Catherine (Megan Follows) waiting and even more determined to keep Mary and Francis apart.
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Season 1, Episode 8 - Air Date: 12/12/2013
From CW: Nostradamus (Rossif Sutherland) tells Mary (Adelaide Kane) of his prophecy that one among them will die soon, which causes Mary to make a decision that will forever change her relationship with Francis (Toby Regbo).
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Left Behind

Season 1, Episode 7 - Air Date: 12/5/2013
From CW: -Mary (Adelaide Kane) and Francis (Toby Regbo) are forced to rely on one another when the castle is taken hostage, and Catherine (Megan Follows) shocks everyone when she makes a surprising proposal to try to save their lives.
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Season 1, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/21/2013
From CW: An attempt to scare Mary (Adelaide Kane) causes Queen Catherine (Megan Follows) to take drastic measures to make sure the guilty party is caught.
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A Chill in the Air

Season 1, Episode 5 - Air Date: 11/14/2013
From CW: When Olivia (guest star Yael Grobglas), who is an ex-lover of Francis' (Toby Regbo), arrives at the castle, she brings the dangers of the woods with her.
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Hearts and Minds

Season 1, Episode 4 - Air Date: 11/7/2013
From CW: Mary (Adelaide Kane) has to decide if she is willing to lie and sentence a man to death in order to have King Henry (Alan Van Sprang) let her out of her engagement to Prince Francis (Toby Regbo).
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Season 1, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/31/2013
From CW: When England's armies threaten Scotland's borders, Mary (Adelaide Kane) asks King Henry (Alan Van Sprang) for help, but he refuses.
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Snakes in the Garden

Season 1, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/24/2013
From CW: When Simon (guest star Luke Roberts), an English envoy, tells Mary (Adelaide Kane) that the English are aware of her fragile engagement to Francis (Toby Regbo), Mary and Francis put on a show to protect their alliance.
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Season 1, Episode 1 - Air Date: 10/17/2013
From CW: After spending a childhood safely hidden away in a monastery, a teenage Mary Stuart (Adelaide Kane) arrives in France where she has been sent to secure Scotland's strategic alliance by formalizing her arranged engagement to the French King's dashing son, Prince Francis (Toby Regbo).