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Voltaire in Love

Thomas Solivérès (The Intouchables; Cyrano, my Love) stars in this four-part French series which combines action and historical drama to explore the early life and evolution of the philosopher and visionary Voltaire.

How did Voltaire become who he was? One of the world’s greatest thinkers, known for his wit. An advocate of freedom of speech and religion, whose writings shaped the course of the French Revolution. Voltaire in Love is a four-part drama series that explores Voltaire’s early life and evolution. It reveals aspects of the gifted philosopher’s life that have received less attention: Voltaire the adventurer, lover, man of justice who had an ambiguous relationship with royalty.

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4 × 52′
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Produced by
Siècle Productions in co-production with France Télévision
Cast
Thomas Soliveres, Christa Theret, Eric Caravaca, Hippolyte Girardot a. o.
Year of Production
2020
Original language
French
Broadcaster
France Television
Writer
Alain Tasma, Georges-Marc Benamou et Henri Helman
Director
Alain Tasma
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