Versailles

Versailles, 1667. Louis XIV was 28 years old. To rise to the heights of the nobility and wield its absolute power, he launched the construction of Versailles... it proved to be a snare. Louis XIV is a young King haunted by childhood trauma, the Fronde civil, a rebellion of the nobility against his father, Louis XIII... It will prove be a strategic policy out of the ordinary, manipulative, Machiavellian, and he will "invent" Versailles for the nobles of Paris, to keep them under control, and gradually transform the castle into a golden prison. But how will Louis live as the greatest King in the world?

Historical fiction of the court figures and the more humble villagers, guiding us in a world of betrayals and secrets, politicking and declarations of love.

Show Info

Airs on: France Canal+ (2015 - 2018)
Schedule: Mondays at 22:55 (60 min)
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama History

Official site: versailles.canalplus.fr

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Episode NameAirdateTrailer
3x10: L'héritageMay 21, 2018
3x09: La poudrièreMay 21, 2018
3x08: Des hommes et des dieuxMay 14, 2018
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