Secrets of the Aristocracy

July 2019

S2 Ep4 - Leading Ladies

Expired 4.0 2 x
Elizabeth McGovern follows the journeys of three extraordinary women who transform their lives - Nancy Astor, the first woman to take her seat in the British Parliament; Nancy Lancaster, legendary creator of the 'English Country House Look'; and international style icon Pauline de Rothschild.

S2 Ep3 - Beautiful And Doomed

Expired 3.0 3 x
Elizabeth McGovern explores the bittersweet stories of Woolworths heiress Barbara Hutton, the original poor little rich girl; rebellious beauty Clara Ward, who scandalized 19th Century society by posing for erotic photos; and Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy whose journey for love led to tragedy.

S2 Ep2 - Queens Of Culture

Expired 3.0 6 x
Elizabeth McGovern follows the remarkable lives of Winnaretta Singer, Sara Murphy and Peggy Guggenheim from the salons of Paris to Venetian waterways as patrons of - and muses to - some of the most significant artists, sculptors and writers of the 20th Century.
June 2019

S2 Ep1 - Queens Of The Screen

Expired 3.0 2 x
Hollywood royalty Gloria Swanson, Rita Hayworth and Grace Kelly became royalty for real by marrying European aristocrats. Elizabeth McGovern tells the stories of three million dollar American princesses who brought not only wealth, but also glamour and fame to their new lives.