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Richard E Grant's Hotel Secrets

  • 2012
  • Season 1
  • 8 episodes
  • Documentary and factual
  • News and current affairs

Summary

Richard visits the $44,000-a-night Ty Warner Penthouse at the Four Seasons in New York, experiences the Paris hotel where Oscar Wilde spent his final days, and travels to the Chateau Marmont on Hollywood's Sunset Boulevard, where reclusive tycoon Howard Hughes famously holed up in the penthouse.

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Episode 4: VIP

Summary

The actor learns what it means to be treated like a VIP in some of the world's finest hotels. He heads to the Harlequin Suite at London's Dorchester, where Elizabeth Taylor had a pink marbled bathroom installed. He also visits Paris's Le Meurice, the place Salvador Dali returned to every year for 30 years. He meets the surrealist artist's muse Amanda Lear, who talks about his antics, as well as how his legacy is celebrated in the hotel today. In America, Richard gets a true taste of the lifestyle of the megarich when he orders the $5,000 fleurburger at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas

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Released on
2012-11-15
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PresenterRichard E Grant

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