Who is Duc de Sullun?
Yet, the Man in the Iron Mask (Jean-Hughes Anglade) is introduced with a Latin name: Duc de Sullun. ‘Sullun’ is an anagram for the Latin word nullus, meaning ‘No One’. De Sullun is the symbolic equivalent of the character Agathe and the imagery of the Minotaur and Satan in season 2.
Who is the real father of Louis XIV?
Is Versailles based on a true story?
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 Louis the 14th 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.
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.