Why did Versailles get Cancelled?
It was rumoured that the show was cancelled because of the decreasing number of viewers. The show also received attention and some criticism from fans for its raunchy sex scenes.
How much of the show Versailles is true?
When events are debated by historians, it understandably dramatises the raciest interpretation of those contested events. More tellingly, it also conjures up its own entirely fictional subplot – though this is loosely based on the real conspiracy of Louis de Rohan and Gilles du Hamel de Latreaumont.
Was Fabien Marchal a real person?
Unlike many of his co-stars, Tygh’s character Fabien Marchal is entirely fictional. Fabien is the chief of King Louis’ repressive police force at Versailles.
Was Netflix Versailles filmed at Versailles?
The real Palace of Versailles is one of the filming location used in the drama. Some of the staterooms, bedrooms and sprawling gardens of the palace were featured in the programme.
Is there Versailles Season 4?
Versailles season four has not been confirmed by Canal Plus, the French channel behind the series. Versailles was originally intended to run for four seasons, however, in April, it was announced season three would be the shows last.
What is George Blagden doing now?
George Blagden is well known for the roles of Athelstan on Vikings and Louis XIV on Versailles, as well as Grantaire in the Les Misèrables film. He is currently playing Damis in Tartuffe at the Theatre Royal Haymarket.
Was King Louis XIV a twin?
No, Louis XIV did not have a twin brother. He did have a brother named Philippe I, who was the Duke of Orleans, but they were not twins.
Is Claudine Masson real?
Fabien Marchal is entirely fictional
Masson and his talented daughter Claudine. In reality, no woman every practised medicine at the court – Louis’ real doctor at this time was called Antoine Vallot.