Exclusive Toby Capwell Zoom Lecture We are thrilled to announce an American Branch exclusive event!  Dr. Toby Capwell, Curator of Arms at the Wallace collection and consultant for “The Lost King” film, will present a talk to our members on Jan. 22, 2023. The American Branch was a sponsor of the Wallace Collection’s recent exhibit, “The Lost King: Imagining Richard III.” Dr. Capwell’s talk, entitled “The Scoliotic Knight,” will focus

From our partners at the Wallace Collection The Wallace Collection has announced a series of talks to coincide with its ongoing exhibit The Lost King: Imagining Richard III.  Talks will feature special guests Philippa Langley, Dan Jones, and Tobias Capwell, and take place in person at the museum. American Branch members will receive a discounted admission price of 10GBP (must present membership card or #) for in-person talks.  (The talks

Richard III film to play at Woodstock & Aspen fests While there is as yet no US wide release date for “The Lost King,” Ricardians will have a chance to see it at a few select festivals across the country.  The film, a fictionalized account of Philippa Langley’s 2012 discovery of the remains of Richard III, is a featured selection at the Woodstock Film Festival in NY and the Aspen

Watch “The Lost King” Trailer We at the American Branch are very excited to finally get a glimpse of The Lost King in the new trailer which was released this week.  This much-anticipated film tells the story of Philippa Langley’s quest for the remains of Richard III.  Award-winning actress Sally Hawkins (Persuasion, The Shape of Water) plays Philippa and Harry Llyod plays King Richard.  Mr. Llyod (who happens to be a