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Versailles: the Dream of a King


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Paul Burgess's drama-documentary about France's "Sun King", Louis XIV , recalls his many love affairs and lavish entertainments with re-enactments in the spectacular staterooms, bedrooms and gardens of one of his most enduring achievements the Palace of Versailles, and in interviews with leading experts on his reign. Narrated by Cherie Lunghi.
Director/Producer Paul Burgess
Signed at 1.35am on BBC1 Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel


Unknown: Cherie Lunghi.
Producer: Paul Burgess
Louis XIV: Samuel Theis
LeVau: Antoine Coesens
Le Notre: Nicolas Jouhet
LeBrun: Germain Wagner
Mademoiselle de la Valliere: Laura Weissbecker
Mansart: Benjamin Baroche
Madame de Montespan: Caroline Bourg
Madame deMaintenon: Florence Hulge
Colbert: Jerome Pouly
Lully Florent: Bigot Denesles

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Versailles: the Dream of a King

BBC Two England, 18 July 2009 20.15

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