ROYALS AROUND THE WORLD

ROYALS AROUND THE WORLD

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ROYALS AROUND THE WORLD
  • Princesses of the World

    Presenting a fascinating portrait of the most beautiful and beloved Royal women of the past 50 years, we take a regal tour of the romance, happiness, heartache, tragedy and controversy that is the life of these modern-day fairy tale princesses. Featuring Diana, Fergie, Mary, Grace and more.

  • Asia's Monarchies: Japan

    The relationship between the Japanese people and the Monarchy was irrevocably changed after the end of WWII, when it had its 'divine' nature stripped in penance for the Emperor's war crimes. What is Japan's future, however, if every tradition is deemed changeable except the law that no woman may ...

  • Empire of the Tsars: Age of Extremes

    Lucy Worsley continues her journey through Russia in the footsteps of the Romanovs, the most powerful royal dynasty in modern European history.

    In this episode she examines the extraordinary reign of Catherine the Great, and the traumatic conflict with Napoleonic France that provides the setting...

  • Empire of the Tsars: The Road to Revolution

    Lucy Worsley concludes her history of the Romanov dynasty, investigating how the family's grip on Russia unravelled in their final century. She will show how the years 1825-1918 were bloody and traumatic, a period when four tsars tried - and failed - to deal with the growing pressure for constitu...

  • Empire of the Tsars: Re-inventing Russia

    Lucy Worsley travels to Russia to tell the extraordinary story of the dynasty that ruled the country for more than three centuries. It's an epic tale that includes giant figures such as Peter the Great and Catherine the Great, the devastating struggle against Napoleon in 1812, and the political m...

  • Royal India: Banquets

    In Jaipur Samira visits a 300 year old fort and its very royal owner who regales her with the colourful tales of his ancestors and their history before meeting a young royal who is more than happy to roll up his sleeves and cook Samira a classic hunting dish.

  • Royal India: The Maharaja of Jodphur

    In the remarkable  Blue City of Jodphur Samira is the guest of the Maharaja at his magnificent royal art deco palace before cooking some truly fabulous food with the Royal personal chef.

  • Royal India: The Princess

    A unique opportunity to meet the stunning Princess Diya Kumari, in her own private palace to which no cameras have been invited before. As if that weren't enough the Princess then takes Samira to her 'other' magnificent palace where illustrious guest such as Jackie Kennedy once stayed. 

  • Princess Mary of Denmark: Before the Big Day

    Five days before their wedding, the soon to be Princess Mary of Denmark and her fiancé, Crown Prince Frederik battled it out on the seas, completing in a yacht race for opposing teams.

  • Royal Inquest: Royal Bloodbath

    In Nepal, the King is considered a god. But when a shocking massacre at a Royal Family banquet kills the King, Queen, and several other family members, the Nepalese royals are revealed to be all-too-human. Officials claim that the Crown Prince murdered his family, and then killed himself. But the...

  • Royal Inquest: Princely Trafficking

    The Princes of the Saudi Royal Family are among the wealthiest and most powerful royals in the world and in Saudi Arabia, are above the law. When DEA Agents suspected that a Saudi Prince might be involved in an international drug deal involving 2 tons of cocaine, they discovered that the wealth...

  • Royal Inquest: Remains Of The Romanovs

    In 1918, the Soviets executed the Romanovs, the Russian Royal Family. But although the Soviets claim the whole family was killed, the serious questions remain about the deaths. Did the entire family die, as the Soviets claim, or did one or more of the Russian royals escape? And can a team of fore...

  • Royal Inquest: The King Who Killed

    King Juan Carlos of Spain is one of the most popular Kings in the world. But few know of the shocking tragedy that haunts his youth. At age 15, Juan Carlos’s younger brother Alfonso died of a gunshot wound to the head in the family home. His death was officially ruled an accident – but questions ...

  • Royal Inquest: Grace Under Fire

    When Princess Grace of Monaco and her daughter, Princess Stephanie, suffered a horrible car accident on the French Riviera, the crash captured the attention of the world. But Grace’s sudden death a day after the Palace claims she only suffered broken bones makes people suspiciousof the true story...