The Great

Premiered Date
May 15, 2020
Genre
Comedy
Network
Hulu
26
Elle Fanning

as Catherine the Great

34
Nicholas Hoult

as Peter III of Russia

40
Gwilym Lee

as Grigor Dymov

59
Adam Godley

as Archbishop

37
Phoebe Fox

as Marial

64
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.