Mary, Queen of Scots, faces political and sexual intrigue in the treacherous world of the French court.
Season 4 – Episode 16
Mary makes a decision that will change the course of history — forever shaping the fate of her nation, her crown, and her newborn son. Mary’s perilous move for her survival causes the stunning realization that perhaps she is not the only one who may not survive. Meanwhile, Elizabeth steadies herself for war and will become the instigator in Mary’s demise while later realizing she and Mary might be more similar than either thought. (Series Finale)
The episode was rated from 698 votes.
#2 – Slaughter of Innocence
Season 1 – Episode 22
When the King’s madness and cruelty reaches a fevered pitch, Mary and Francis take action. Their choices could change the course of history, but an unforeseen terror brewing in the woods could cost them, and their friends, everything. Mary makes a drastic decision when she learns Lola is going through a life-threatening labor at a location outside of the castle.
The episode was rated from 553 votes.
#3 – Intruders
Season 3 – Episode 17
Mary is presumed dead, so Elizabeth seeks her crown with assistance from Lola. Meanwhile, Mary’s half brother tries to safeguard her throne from John Knox; and Mary and Bash wind up in the clutches of the intimidating clan leader who killed Francis.
The episode was rated from 718 votes.
#4 – Burn
Season 2 – Episode 22
In the second-season finale, Mary stops at nothing to ruin Condé. Meanwhile, Catherine meets with Elizabeth as a part a vengeful plot against Mary; Francis doubts Mary’s loyalty to France; and Kenna holds a secret that affects her relationship with Bash.
The episode was rated from 474 votes.
#5 – Safe Passage
Season 3 – Episode 15
Mary learns from Lola that she has a chance to get to Scotland safely, but she must act quietly and quickly. When Catherine is framed for murder, Mary must decide if she should stay to protect her, which would jeopardize her safe passage to Scotland.
The episode was rated from 684 votes.
#6 – Left Behind
Season 1 – Episode 7
Mary and Francis are forced to rely on one another when the castle is taken hostage, and Catherine shocks everyone when she makes a surprising proposal to try to save their lives. Meanwhile, Bash’s mother Diane tells Bash of her plan to have him legitimized.
The episode was rated from 731 votes.
#7 – Fated
Season 1 – Episode 8
Nostradamus tells Mary 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. Clarissa becomes bolder with her endeavors, while Kenna informs Catherine of Diane’s plan for Bash, which ends up backfiring.
The episode was rated from 689 votes.
#8 – In A Clearing
Season 3 – Episode 5
Grateful for a future with a revived Francis, Mary considers signing away her claim to the English throne, and staying in France forever. Catherine learns that Nostradamus has returned — with a new vision involving Francis’ fate.
The episode was rated from 573 votes.
#9 – Spiders in a Jar
Season 3 – Episode 18
Mary makes a bold move to defend her reign in Scotland, which results in a battle royale with her cousin, Elizabeth. Lola is accused of a heinous crime and suffers the drastic consequences. Meanwhile, back in France, Catherine finds that Charles has returned a changed man after paying a price for his mother’s relentless quest for power.
The episode was rated from 749 votes.
#10 – Pulling Strings
Season 4 – Episode 9
Mary and Darnley wed in a lavish affair, which proves to be a successful decision in regards to her political standing. James makes an interesting discovery about Greer, while Elizabeth frantically tries to salvage England’s power.
The episode was rated from 833 votes.