How to watch 'My Lady Jane' online: historical comedy that re-imagines her fate

Jordan Peters as King Edward, Kate O'Flynn as Princess Mary, Dominic Cooper as Lord Seymour, and Abbie Hern as Bess in "My Lady Jane"
(Image credit: Prime Video)

"My Lady Jane" spins a hugely entertaining yarn from the premise, "What if young Lady Jane Grey dodged the executioner’s axe?" Taking more historical liberties than Henry the VIII did wives, this eight-part series features an incredible ensemble cast in a saucy reimagining that’s guaranteed to have viewers losing their heads.

You can watch "My Lady Jane" online for free with our guide below. And, should you find yourself away from home, stream the show from anywhere with a VPN.

Stream ‘My Lady Jane’ online with Amazon Prime Video: release date, streaming options

Release date: Thursday, June 27, at 12 a.m. ET / 3 a.m. PT
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Taking inspiration from the YA novel of the same name, Emily Bader plays Lady Jane Grey. While history recalls the ill-fated 16-year-old having her head lopped off by Mary Tudor, "My Lady Jane" proposes a radical alternative: one in which the free-spirited noblewoman goes on to live, love, and have a generally bawdy time of it all.

Executive produced by Meredith Glynn ("The Boys") and Jamie Babbit ("Only Murders in the Building"), this fantastical addendum to the life of Lady Jane finds her reluctantly married off to Lord Guildford (Edward Bluemel), a mysterious rogue who just happens to morph into a horse at dusk.

Boasting an excellent cast that includes Oscar-winner Jim Broadbent, Dominic Cooper, and comedian Rob Brydon, "My Lady Jane" is an irreverent romp through the Tudor period, and just a little bit filthy to boot.

Watch all 8-episodes now with our guide below, which explains how to watch "My Lady Jane" online for free with an Amazon Prime Video subscription.

Watch ‘My Lady Jane’ on Prime Video

How to watch ‘My Lady Jane' on Amazon Prime Video in the U.S., U.K., Canada and Australia

Thursday, June 2712 a.m. PT / 3 a.m. ET

This raucous adaptation of the best-selling novel arrives exclusively on Prime Video from Thursday, June 27. There are eight episodes in total. These will be available to stream from: 12 a.m. PT / 3 a.m. ET in the U.S. and Canada; 8 a.m. BST in the UK; and 5 p.m. AEST in Australia.

New and eligible returning subscribers are entitled to a 30-day free trial of Amazon Prime first, which includes perks like free delivery, ad-free music, and of course access to thousands of hit films and TV shows through the Prime Video service.

After this trial period ends, a subscription costs:

  • U.S. – $14.99 per month / $139 annually
  • U.K. – £8.99 per month / £95 annually
  • Canada – CA$9.99 per month / $99.99 annually
  • Australia – AU$9.99 per month / $79.99 annually

In addition to “My Lady Jane”, Prime Video is also home to hit originals like “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power”, “Fallout”, “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”, “Mr. & Mrs. Smith” and superhero drama “The Boys”.

Watch 'My Lady Jane' from abroad

How to watch ‘My Lady Jane’ online from anywhere with a VPN

Excited to binge new Amazon Original "My Lady Jane" online but out of the country when it’s released? You might have difficulty accessing your Prime Video content as it tends to differ from region to region.

Fortunately, you can watch "My Lady Jane" from anywhere with the help of a VPN (Virtual Private Network). The software allows your devices to appear to be back in your home country regardless of where you are in the world. So it’s ideal for viewers out of the country looking to join in the fun. Our favourite is NordVPN. It's the best on the market:


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Watch ‘My Lady Jane’ trailer

Before reading our "My Lady Jane" guide, you might want to check out the full series trailer, below.

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'My Lady Jane' cast

  • Emily Bader as Lady Jane Grey
  • Edward Bluemel as Lord Guildford Dudley
  • Jordan Peters as King Edward VI
  • Anna Chancellor as Lady Frances Grey
  • Rob Brydon as Lord Dudley
  • Dominic Cooper as Lord Seymour
  • Jim Broadbent as Lord Leicester
  • Will Keen as Duke of Norfolk
  • Kate O'Flynn as Princess Mary
  • Máiréad Tyers as Susanna
  • Robyn Betteridge as Margaret Grey
  • Harry Trevaldwyn as George

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Daniel Pateman

Daniel Pateman has been a freelance writer since 2018. He currently works across a range of brands including TechRadar, T3, GamesRadar, What Hi-Fi? and CinemaBlend, where he regularly pens How To Watch articles about where our readers can stream the latest new movies and TV shows, as well as producing detailed guides on the best streaming services, from Disney Plus to Netflix. He received a first-class degree in Humanities and Media in 2013 from Birkbeck University and later an MA in Contemporary Literature and Culture. In addition to his work for Future's websites, Daniel writes across the broad spectrum of arts topics – including photography, sculpture, painting, film – and has been published in The Brooklyn Rail and Eyeline magazine, among others.