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Original run: 16 Nov 2015 – 21 May 2018
Country of origin: France
Network: Canal+ FR
Watched by: 8 040 of 667 772 1.2%
Total running time: 1 day 6 hours
Episode duration: 60 minutes
IMDB rating: 7.9 of 10 12 928
kinopoisk.ru rating: 7.781 of 10 3 521
MyShows rating: 4.2 of 5 2 964
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.