The King’s Skeleton: Richard III Revealed premieres Sunday, April 21 at 9 PM ET/PT. The two-hour show was produced by the only team allowed access to the scientists, the excavation, and the lab tests used to determine the skeleton’s identity. The documentary has already aired in the UK and attracted five million viewers. This will be the first American showing.
Gadling received an advance copy of the show. For some background, read our article about Richard III and the discovery. Also check out these amazing photographs from the dig. Our review follows and contains some spoilers. Of course, everyone already knows how the story ends!
Gallery: The Search for Richard III