The Favourite: on location at Hampton Court
Hampton Court is star of the show in hit film The Favourite
See Hampton Court Palace in big-screen glory in The Favourite, which explores the power struggles of Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) and two of her female attendants: Lady Sarah Churchill (Rachel Weisz) and Abigail Hill (Emma Stone).
Key filming locations included Henry VIII’s Kitchens, the Cartoon Gallery and Fountain Court, and some of the incredible costumes from The Favourite will be on display until 10 March. See our gallery on Facebook.
Queen Anne spent time at Hampton Court Palace during her reign, and much of Hampton Court was built just before she became queen in 1702, with new baroque royal apartments commissioned to replace parts of Henry VIII’s Tudor palace. Queen Anne made changes herself to the Chapel Royal and the Queen’s Apartments.