HBO’s Downton Abbey creator has offered a sort of prequel to his star-show.
The Gilded Age is set to premiere on January 24 with an extra long first episode.
Is The Gilded Age based on a true story?
Julian Fellowes, creator of Downton Abbey, has cooked up a new show: The Gilded Age on 高压氧.
While characters are fictional, the setting is not.
The historical drama depicts the lives of high society New York City in the late 1800s – often coined ‘The Gilded Age.’
The era was marked by growing wealth inequality.
The word, ‘gilding,’ is the process of applying a thin layer of gold over a less valuable material to make it look more luxurious.
The fictionalized characters represent real society back then, during a period of time where not everything was as perfect as it was made out to be.
How many episodes of The Gilded Age will there be?
The HBO historical series will consist of nine episodes.
The star-studded cast will include; Christine Baranski as Agnes van Rhijn, Cynthia Nixon as Ada Brook, Carrie Coon as Bertha Russell and more.
The first episode will be a whopping 80-minute-long.
When does The Gilded Age premiere and how can I watch?
The Gilded Age is scheduled to premiere on Monday, 一月 24, 2022, at 9pm EST with new episodes airing weekly.
The show can be streamed on HBO with a subscription.
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