The Empress Movie
The Empress is a German television series that premiered on September 29, 2022. Netflix is original content. The first season of this series, which is in the category of drama, history and romance, consists of a total of 6 episodes.
The series was produced and directed by Florian Micoud Cossen, Katrin Gebbe, Kati Eyssen and written by Kati Eyssen, Bernd Lange, Janna Maria Nandzik, Lena Stahl. If we look at the cast; Devrim Lingnau, Philip Froissant, Melika Foroutan, Johannes Nussbaum, Elisa Schlott, Jördis Triebel, Almila Bagriacik, Wiebke Puls, Raymond Tarabay, Jonathan Failla, Irene Della Casa.
Initially, during her tenure as Empress of Austria, Elizabeth did not get along with her mother-in-law, Archduchess Sophia, who was entrusted with the upbringing of her grandchildren, believing that she was not old enough to take care of more. one child at a time. It is clear that the script is based on the traditional model of a beautiful and attractive young woman who falls in love with a king.
Depression and eating disorders, aggravated by the murder of his brother-in-law and the suicide of his son and successor, the Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph, and his person suffering from depression, faced the tragic end of a stiletto thrown by an Italian anarchist in Geneva on September 10, 1898. From that moment on, his life became the subject of romanticization for various screenwriters and writers, whose last splendor coincided with the death of the Habsburg dynasty in Austria, reinterpreting the image of the Empress.
The Empress Synopsis
Two young lovers meet. From the first moment an unforgettable encounter and the love of my life. She was the sister of the Austro-Hungarian Emperor Franz Joseph, the Bavarian Princess Elisabeth von Wittelsbach and the Lady Franz, whom he wanted to marry.
The Empress Cast
- Svenja Jung as Louise
- Devrim Lingnau as Elisabeth von Wittelsbach
- Philip Froissant as Franz Joseph
- Raymond Tarabay as Ambassador de Bourqueney
- Marie-Paulina Schendel as maid
- Patrick Rapold as Franz Liszt
- Jonathan Failla as Robert Stephenson
- Alessandra Marie Perdichizzi as a dancer in the Habsburg Ballet
- Simson Bubbel as Livree Ischl
- Rudy Ruggiero as Von Eskeles
- Irene Della Casa as Baroness Francesca