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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 2: Living & Dying

Summary

The actor tours the rooms, restaurants and bars where the rich and famous have lived, died and fallen in love, checking in to Bastille's L'Hotel in Paris where Oscar Wilde spent his last days. He travels to New York's Chelsea Hotel, where long-term residents included Mark Twain, Stanley Kubrick, Edith Piaf, Sid Vicious and Robert Mapplethorpe. Richard also heads to the Dorchester in London's Mayfair, where Britt Ekland shares her memories of meeting and falling for Peter Sellers there in 1964

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Released on
2012-11-01
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PresenterRichard E Grant

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