Saturday, 04 Sep 2021 3:00 PM MYT
Kaiser Karl, a series on fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, has been commissioned as a a Star original for Disney Plus by The Walt Disney Company Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
While the designer has been the subject of documentaries, Kaiser Karl marks the first time a dramatic series will be made on him.
It will begin during the summer of 1972 and will trace Lagerfeld's quest to become successor of Coco Chanel. It will also explore the rivalry between Lagerfeld and Yves Saint Laurent's partner Pierre Berge, as well as his love story with Jacques De Bascher.
The six-part series will be filmed in France and produced by Paris-based Gaumont (Lupin). It is based on the biography of the same name by Raphaelle Bacque who is...