Content powerhouse Banijay and Newen announce the landmark historical drama, Marie Antoinette, has been ordered for a second series by CANAL+, with filming expected to begin in autumn 2023. At the height of their power, while Marie-Antoinette and Louis face an unprecedented financial crisis. The incessant attacks of Provence and Chartres against the royal couple stir up the hatred of the nobles while disastrous consequences are looming with The Affair of the Necklace. From Versailles to the Palais-Royal, the revolt rumbles…

|| 2022
Period Drama

Seasons [ 01 ]
Episodes [ 08 ]

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Marie Antoinette was barely 14 years old when she left Austria to marry the Dauphin of France. Growing from a stubborn young princess navigating the rules of the French court under pressure to continue the Bourbon line, to a true fashion icon, she impressed with her natural charisma, and recreated life in Versailles in her image: free, independent, and feminist ahead of time. Even with rumours undermining her reputation, the notorious figure would defeat the enemies of the Versailles court with courage and dignity.

— Created By —
Deborah Davis
— Cast —
Emilia Schüle; Louis Cunningham; Jack Archer; Jasmine Blackborow; Roxane Duran; James Purefoy; Gaia Weiss; Yoli Fuller; Marthe Keller.