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The Duchess

Period drama based on the tumultuous life of the 18th-century Duchess of Devonshire, a bright, popular aristocrat who is trapped in a failed marriage and has to face personal conflicts - including living with her husband's mistress and falling passionately in love with a young politician.

Based on Amanda Foreman's best-selling novel Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire.

1 hour, 40 minutes

Last on

Sun 15 Dec 2013 22:50
BBC Two Scotland only


Role Contributor
Georgiana SpencerKeira Knightley
Duke of DevonshireRalph Fiennes
Lady SpencerCharlotte Rampling
Earl GreyDominic Cooper
Lady Bess FosterHayley Atwell
Charles FoxSimon McBurney
SheridanAidan McArdle
General GreyJohn Shrapnel
HeatonAlistair Petrie
DirectorSaul Dibb
ProducerMichael Kuhn
ProducerGabrielle Tana
AuthorAmanda Foreman
Executive ProducerAmanda Foreman
WriterJeffrey Hatcher
WriterAnders Jensen
Executive ProducerCarolyn Marks-Blackwood
Executive ProducerFrancois Ivernel
Executive ProducerChristine Langan
Executive ProducerCameron McCracken
Executive ProducerDavid M Thompson