King George VI (born Albert Frederick Arthur George) is played by actor Jared Harris. He was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 11 December 1936 to 6 February 1952.


Prince Albert, known as "Bertie", was born on 14 December 1895, the second son of George V and Queen Mary. He married Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon on 26 April 1923 to which he had two daughters with Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret Rose. George became King on 11 December 1936 following the abdication his brother, King Edward VII to marry Wallis Simpson.

King George VI died on 6 February 1952 at Sandringham House peacefully on his sleep because of lung cancer.


Season One appearances
Wolferton Splash Hyde Park Corner Windsor Act of God Smoke and Mirrors
Gelignite Scientia Potentia Est Pride & Joy Assassins Gloriana
Season Two appearances
Misadventure A Company of Men Lisbon Beryl Marionettes
Vergangenheit Matrimonium Dear Mrs. Kennedy Paterfamilias Mystery Man
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