The Great
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The Great

Category
TV Series
Genre
Drama,Comedy
Seasons
1
Official Site
https://press.hulu.com/shows/the-great/
Category
TV Series
Genre
Drama,Comedy
MPAA Rating
-
Seasons
1 minute(s)
Production Co
Paramount Television Studios
Distributor
Hulu
Official Site
https://press.hulu.com/shows/the-great/
Starring

"The Great" is a satirical, comedic drama about the rise of Catherine the Great (Elle Fanning) from outsider to the longest reigning female ruler in Russia's history. Season One is a fictionalized, fun and anachronistic story of an idealistic, romantic young girl, who arrives in Russia for an arranged marriage to the mercurial Emperor Peter (Nicholas Hoult). Hoping for love and sunshine, she finds instead a dangerous, depraved, backward world that she resolves to change. All she has to do is kill her husband, beat the church, baffle the military and get the court onside. A very modern story about the past which encompasses the many roles she played over her lifetime as lover, teacher, ruler, friend, and fighter.