The Duchess (movie)

2008 film directed by Saul Dibb

The Duchess is a 2008 drama movie directed by Saul Dibb. It is about the 18th-century English noblewoman Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire. It stars actors Keira Knightley and Ralph Fiennes.[1]

The movie was based on a book by Amanda Foreman.

The costume designer Michael O'Connor was nominated for, and won the Academy Award for Best Costume Design, the BAFTA Award for Best Costume Design and the Satellite Award for Best Costume Design.


  1. "Knightley stars at Duchess launch". BBC News. 3 September 2008. Retrieved 1 September 2012.

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