Catherine The Great

Season 1
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"Catherine The Great" is the story of the great Russian empress in her early years, a prelude to her rise of power. Prepare to become a witness of the first 20 years (1744-1762) of her life in Russia. 20 years of court intrigues, conspiracies, power struggles and un-conditional love for her country. Russian series with English subtitles.
Starring
Yuliya SnigirNatalya SurkovaPavel Derevyanko
Genres
ActionDrama
Subtitles
English [CC]
Audio languages
Русский

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  1. 1. The Bride
    January 2, 2015
    49min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    The heir's bride arrives in St. Petersburg, but he disapproves of her. Zalessky falls into a position within the court, due to his language skills. The young Catherine falls ill, all hope seems to be lost for her. Zalessky is awarded with a higher rank after retrieving documents suggested to be harmful to the Empire.
  2. 2. The Great Palace
    January 9, 2015
    50min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    Despite obvious tensions, the prince and young Catherine are married and a grand reception follows. The morning after however, Peter's lie causes a shameful display and the Empress conveys her disapproval of his mentality towards the throne. Five years pass after Peter and Catherine are sent to a great palace, but their relations never seem to reach a remedy.
  3. 3. The Duel
    January 16, 2015
    50min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    The Empress gives Catherine a generous gift. Catherine wins the favor of the imperial soldiers, further deteriorating her relationship with Peter. Zalessky challenges Grigory Orlov to a duel.
  4. 4. The War
    January 23, 2015
    50min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    Peter is infected with smallpox, but makes a quick recovery that leaves him scarred. The army moves out to the battle front. After Peter is caught peeping, the Empress gives him a harsh punishment. Zalessky retrieves some important documents that might just prevent a war.
  5. 5. The Heir
    January 30, 2015
    49min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    Catherine gives birth to a son, Paul, but he is swiftly taken away by the Empress. Zalessky is married and has a daughter. Bestuzhev hatches a plan for Catherine to see her son. Saltykov claims the baby is his, but Catherine denies it.
  6. 6. The Fading Ruler
    February 6, 2015
    48min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    The British ambassador proposes an interesting deal to Catherine, but her decision is uncertain. Zalessky and Orlov are thrown in jail after fighting with the secretary of the British ambassador, Poniatowski. Catherine pleads for their release. When the Empress falls ill, Peter hosts the grand reception to see the troops off to war.
  7. 7. The Letter
    February 13, 2016
    50min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    After delivering an urgent letter to Bestuzhev from the commander, Zalessky returns home. As the Empress's condition worsens, the entire court scrambles for power. Catherine is pregnant once again, but Peter is not the father. Catherine rewards the soldiers, increasing their favor of her even more.
  8. 8. The Coup
    February 20, 2015
    48min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    The coup fails, leaving Bestuzhev, Catherine and the Commander to pay for their betrayal. Although their fate seems uncertain, Zalessky's actions might just save them from the gallows. Catherina and her right hand swear an oath.
  9. 9. The Investigation
    February 27, 2015
    49min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    An investigation ensues to unveil the culprits behind the coup and to prove their guilt. Catherine has a secret meeting with Grigory Orlov, while Zalessky sorts out his family life. The Empress realizes her time is coming to an end, but holds on to finish her deeds.
  10. 10. The New Emperor
    March 6, 2015
    50min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    Both Grigory and Zalessky are given promotions in the noble court. The Shuvalov brothers urge to keep their enemies close, but will they win over Catherine's supporters? The Empress passes away and Peter comes to power. Catherine secretly delivers her third child.
  11. 11. The Takeover
    March 13, 2015
    48min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    Peter settles in as Emperor, things begin to change in the palace: all inspired by Friedrich of Prussia, his idol. As he throws away the hard work of many Russians, those on Catherine's side begin to act in order to save it all. A coup ensues, but who will be the victor?
  12. 12. The Empress
    March 20, 2015
    47min
    13+
    Subtitles
    English [CC]
    Audio languages
    Русский
    Riots begin in the empire, Grigory urges Catherine to officially declare herself the Empress. Bestuzhev returns to the court, giving strong willed advice to Catherine about her future. The Orlov brothers hatch a plan in order to solidify the Catherine's reign. The senate approves Catherine as the regent ruler until Paul comes of age, but she has other plans.

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Directors
Igor Zaytsev
Supporting actors
Mark Bogatyrev
Producers
Ruben DishdishyanYelena DenisevichAram Movsesyan
Season year
2015
Network
Janson Media
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