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Season One of Reign aired on Thursdays at 9/8c after The Vampire Diaries. It is loosely based on the history of Mary Stuart, the Queen of Scots and her time in the French court.

Most of the Pilot and courtyard scenes were filmed in Ireland. A large part of the filming for the first season took place in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The DVD was released September 23, 2014.

Season Summary

Mary Stuart, the Queen of Scots at the age of fifteen leaves Scotland to enter the French Court with her four best friends and ladies-in-waiting Lola, Kenna, Greer, and Aylee. She is also betrothed to Francis the Prince of France to hold an alliance between France and Scotland.

When in the French court Mary meets Henry the king of France, his wife Catherine and his illegitimate son Sebastian who sets his sights at Mary.

Cast and Characters

Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast


Season Promotional Quotes

  • "The rise of Mary, Queen of Scots."
  • "The untold story of Mary, Queen of Scots."
  • "Love is the most dangerous subject."
  • "Behind the throne..."
  • "The Queen. The Prince. The Alliance."
  • "Long may she Reign."
  • "This Queen is no longer a pawn...the rise of Mary Queen of Scots."
  • "Play By Her Rules."

Season Promotional Photos

Behind the Scenes Photos

Season Promotional Videos