The Duchess of Duke Street (TV Series –) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Sep 04, · Created by John Hawkesworth. With Gemma Jones, Victoria Plucknett, John Welsh, John Cater. Louisa is an ordinary girl living in Victorian London. She is looking for a job and ends up talking her way into the kitchen of a Lords townhouse. The Lord has a rather snooty French Chef, Louisa quickly develops a strong desire to become a top Cook, women back then couldn't be Chefs/10(19). She was first recognised outside the UK in the mids, after playing the Empress Frederick in the BBC television drama series Fall of Eagles and Louisa Trotter in another BBC drama, The Duchess of Duke Street. In , she played the role of Portia in the BBC Television Shakespeare production of The Merchant of Venice, opposite Warren. Dec 30, · The first 15 episodes of “The Duchess of Duke Street,” inspired by the reallife Rosa Lewis, hostess to London society for more than four decades Author: RALPH TYLER. Jan 25, · Inspired by the true story of Rosa Lewis, who held court at her renowned Cavendish Hotel, The Duchess of Duke Street is the video equivalent of a good read. Immerse yourself in this lavishly mounted BBC production that impeccably re-creates a bygone era at the turn of the century and captivates viewers with the tragedies and triumphs of Louisa /5(). Sign in to like videos, comment, and subscribe. Sign in. Watch Queue Queue. The Duchess of Duke Street is a BBC television drama series set in London between and It was created by John Hawkesworth, previously the producer. Jul 01, · The Duchess of Duke Street Episode # This video is currently unavailable. November 27, 52min. TV-PG. Subtitles. Subtitles. English [CC] Audio Languages. Audio Languages. English. One evening a young lady arrives and asks for Lord Haslemere. There is some mystery and Louisa tries to unravel it and discovers why she wants to stay at /5(K).
Trial and Retribution. Lawrie 1 episode, When Prince considers entering British society, Louisa decides it would be fun to pass him off as a gentleman, under Eddie and the Major's tutelage, despite the latter's warning. Jock 1 episode, Philippa Shackleton Thanks for posting this review.
Parents Guide. Howard Blenkiron 1 episode, Ellis 1 episode, Robert Mill Kath 1 episode, I am trying to find out the significance of the pin Louisa is wearing at the very end of the 2nd episode on the 3rd disc.
It's an amazing story of a young woman of no means with the ambition to be "the greatest cook in all England," and she sticks to it no matter what it takes. Lady Angela 1 episode, Crazy Credits. But there is one constant about her - her artistry in her profession, and that is always awe-inspiring. And this is based on the real story of the Cavendish Hotel in London. Cochrane 17 episodes, Major Gutch 1 episode, Parents Guide. The sound was mostly clear though I found Louisa hard to understand at times, but that was probably due to her accent.