Private Lives of the Windsors

Lord Mountbatten

Series 2 - Episode 1 Lord Mountbatten

Mon 17 Aug 9pm - 10pm Smithsonian
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Tue 18 Aug, 12am - 1am Smithsonian
Tue 18 Aug, 3am - 4am Smithsonian
Tue 18 Aug, 10am - 11am Smithsonian
Tue 18 Aug, 4pm - 5pm Smithsonian
Wed 19 Aug, 7am - 8am Smithsonian
Wed 19 Aug, 1pm - 2pm Smithsonian
Thu 20 Aug, 7pm - 8pm Smithsonian
Fri 21 Aug, 2pm - 3pm Smithsonian


Scandalous stories of the royal family's previous generation via new access to private letters, diaries and photographs, beginning with the life of Louis Mountbatten. A Second World War hero and the last Viceroy of India, home movies, letters and interviews reveal Mountbatten's unusual relationship with a philandering wife and his mentorship of Prince Charles.