The Great

Premiered Date
May 15, 2020
Genre
Comedy
Network
Hulu
24

Elle Fanning

as Catherine the Great

32

Nicholas Hoult

as Peter III of Russia

39

Gwilym Lee

as Grigor Dymov

58

Adam Godley

as Archbishop

35

Phoebe Fox

as Marial

62

Douglas Hodge

as General Velementov

About The Great

About

Non-historically accurate journey through a satire of 18th-century Russia. The series portrays the rise of Catherine the Great through a wildly comedic lens. The show was created for television by Tony McNamara.

Trivia

The show's debut season consisted of 10 episodes in total. Actress Elle Fanning won the Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy Series award at the 2021 Satellite Awards for her work.