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Dangerous Liaisons

Marie Antoinette meets Bridgerton in this pleasurable and lavish prequel to the classic 18th-century novel created by British TV writer Harriet Warner. The UK’s Lesley Manville steals the show alongside songstress Paloma Faith and rising British star Kosar Ali as a French aristocrat entangled in a web of scheming, seduction and scandal.

Directors

  • Leonora Lonsdale
  • Olly Blackburn

Writers

  • Harriet Warner

Cast

  • Alice Englert
  • Nicholas Denton
  • Lesley Manville

Synopsis

The origin story of lovers-turned-enemies Pascal Valmont (Nicholas Denton) and Camille (Alice Englert). Both impoverished and dreaming of a better life they use their wiles to infiltrate high society, but their schemes lead to blackmail, betrayal, and ultimately, heartbreak.