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Lucy Worsley Investigates

Sunday, May 22 at 8pm on MPT - Madness of King George

How did George III’s mental illness change Britain? Lucy Worsley uncovers Royal papers and explores how the assassination attempt on his life by a mentally ill subject changed psychiatry forever.

Lucy Worsley Investigates

Episode 2 Preview | Madness of King George

Take a closer look at George III and how a tale of mental illness changed Britain.

About the program

Lucy Worsley re-investigates some of the most dramatic chapters in British history. She uncovers forgotten witnesses, re-examines old evidence and follows new clues.