Follow Henry on Twitter: Watch Henry’s Christmas special on Comedy Extra: In this episode of the online comedy sketch series, Henry gets upset by the Pope’s latest update on Twitter, and discusses the ins and outs of treason with his long-suffering wife Catherine Parr. Starring Brian Blessed as Henry VIII. The Tudor king is alive & well, and living in a suburban semi. These clips offer an insight into what happens when a 16th century king meets 21st century suburbia. Eat your heart out David Starkey here’s the real thing!