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The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed the rumors: Elle will be starring as Catherine II, also known as Catherine the Great, in Hulu’s series “The Great“. The series is currently expected to premiere in 2020.

The Great features Fanning as the Russian empress as the genre-bending, anti-historical series follows the rise of Catherine the Nothing to Catherine the Great. Nicholas Hoult also stars. Rounding out the cast are Phoebe Fox, Adam Godley, Gwilym Lee, Charity Wakefield, Douglas Hodge and Sacha Dhawan.

The Favourite screenwriter Tony McNamara created, wrote and executive produced The Great. From producer MRC, the series was also executive produced by Marian Macgowan, Thruline’s Josh Kesselman and Ron West, Echo Lake’s Brittany Kahan Ward, Doug Mankoff and Andrew Spaulding, Fanning and Matt Shakman, who directed the project. (Valence Media, the parent company of The Hollywood Reporter, also owns MRC.)

February 11th, 2019  1 Comment The Great
  • daniel schwendinger
    Posted on February 16, 2019

    greetings, once again, u have done a wonderful job at “Keeping up with the Fannings!”…lol…i saw Galvston, Fantastic!, can’t wait for “Teen Spirit”…& now u tease with “The Great”!…my head is spinning with Anticipation!…thx!…peace

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