Hulu comes up with a new satirical comedy-drama, during the lockdown. Its new series “The Great” is different from usual period drama and presents the rise of the longest-reigning Russian female ruler, Catherine the Great.
Based on the rise of Catherine the Great, ruler of Russian, the new series highlights various versions of the great princess. Starting with a lover, the princess played various roles in her life- a teacher, a good friend, a famous ruler, and more importantly a fighter.
Created by Tony McNamara, the series shows her iconic journey from youth and a married woman to great empress or ruler of Russia. Here we mention some details related to this unique drama, along with watch online and download links.
The Great: Storyline
Hulu’s original web series, in short, is a story of a beautiful, fun-loving, idealistic young woman Catherine the Great, who after an arranged marriage with Emperor Peter III, shifted to Russian. Like other girls, she also hopes for a good married life and a good husband. But things go wrong in her case, Peter III; her husband is temperamental, unstable, moody type of person or emperor and the environment or world is, she gets is backward, dangerous, and corrupted.
She understands that she is unable to live in this world and want to change it. But for her, she has dethroned her husband, and that only possible by killing him. So, the episodes of the series show how he kills her husband, beat the military and church, and becomes the ruler of Russian, which bring good changes there.
The Great: Episodes
The new historical series of 2020 contains a total of ten comedy-filled episodes that you love to watch again and again. The interesting and must-watch episodes are directed by Matt Shakman, Colin Bucksey, Bert & Bertie, Ben Chessell, and Geeta Patel. Below we mention the list of the episodes.
Episode 1: The Great
Episode 2: The Beard
Episode 3: And you sir, are no Peter the Great
Episode 4: Moscow rule
Episode 5: War and Vomit
Episode 6: Parachute
Episode 7: A Pox on Hope
Episode 8: Meatballs at the Dacha
Episode 9: Love Hurts
Episode 10: The Beaver’s Nose
Where to watch this new series?
All ten episodes of the top-rated series “The Great” is premiere on May 15, 2020, on the best streaming channel Hulu. So, if you have a subscription enjoys the series there. Otherwise, try its plans that cost $5.99 per month (with ads) and $11.99 per month (without ads).
You can also collect all important information and the latest news related to “The Great” on the best entertainment website name Hard2Know.
The Great: Cast
Elle Fanning plays the lead role of Catherine the Great in this new series. The other strong characters that joined the team are Nicholas Hoult as Peter III of Russia, Phoebe Fox as Marial, Sacha Dhawan as Grigory Orlov, Charity Wakefield as Georgina Dymov, Gwilym Lee as Grigor Dymov, Adam Godley as Archbishop “Archie”, Douglas Hodge as General Velementov, Bellinda Bromilow as Aunt Elizabeth, Bayo Gbadamosi as Arkady, Sebastian de Souza as Leo Voronsky and others.
The Great: Trailer
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