The first, second and third series’ of Versailles is released on DVD tomorrow.
Behind the scenes production on the third, and final, series of Versailles for BBC Two.
Viewers can return once more to the lavish court of Louis XIV for the third and final series of the captivating, sexually charged hit BBC Two drama Versailles. Series Three of this critically acclaimed production is set to arrive on DVD alongside Versailles: Complete Series 1 – 3 Box Set courtesy of Acorn Media International.
The third instalment of Versailles finds Louis XIV (George Blagden) in a celebratory mood.
Having brought an end to the Affair of the Poisons and won the war against Holland, it seems that nothing will thwart his plans to expand his empire and assert his power over the whole of Europe. But there is trouble brewing. At Versailles Louis is facing new challenges as his new mistress Maintenon (Catherine Walker), leads him into an assertion of absolutism which causes considerable conflict in the Court.
Louis starts to lose all tolerance for any kind of resistance, be it from his people, Protestants or the Pope himself. And a major threat hangs over Louis…a mysterious prisoner whose face is hidden behind an iron mask.
The spellbinding, opulent, period drama features a stellar returning cast including Alexander Vlahos, Tygh Runyan, Evan Williams, Stuart Bowman, Elisa Lasowski, Anna Brewster and Jenny Platt alongside new faces including Matthew McNulty and Marie Askehave.
The third and final series is released as a stand-alone release will all ten episodes as well as the entire run of episodes from the very start in the Box Set version. Both Versailles DVD releases are on general sale from August 13th 2018.
“The thrilling final series of Versailles sees the end of Louis XIV’s reign on television and the beginning of the legend.” – Acorn Media International