The Dearest Lady is about the relationships and romance of a mother and her two daughters.
Runtime: 60 minutes
The Dearest Lady - Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire - Netflix
Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire (née Spencer; jor-JAY-nə; 7 June 1757 – 30 March 1806) was an English socialite, style icon, author, and activist. Of noble birth from the Spencer family, married into the Cavendish family, she was the first wife of William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire, and the mother of the 6th Duke of Devonshire. As the Duchess of Devonshire, she garnered much attention and fame in society during her lifetime. With a preeminent position in the peerage of England, the duchess was famous for her charisma, political influence, beauty, unusual marital arrangement, love affairs, socializing, and gambling. She was the great-great-great-grand-aunt of Diana, Princess of Wales. Their lives, centuries apart, have been compared in tragedy in contemporary time.
The Dearest Lady - Film portrayals - Netflix
The Divine Lady (1929), portrayed by Evelyn Hall. Berkeley Square (1933), portrayed by Juliette Compton The House in the Square (also titled “I'll Never Forget You” (US) and “Man of Two Worlds”) (1951), portrayed by Kathleen Byron The Duchess (2008), portrayed by Keira Knightley. The film, directed by Saul Dibb, is based on the biography Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire by Amanda Foreman.
The Dearest Lady - References - Netflix