• Publication date: January 22, 2011

Cousin Bette

As her wealthy sister lies on her deathbed, poor seamstress Bette promises to take care of her family and daughter Hortense. When Hortense steals Bette’s love, an aspiring Polish sculptor, Wenceslas, Bette swears vengeance on the Hulot household who have wronged her …

  • Publication date: January 22, 2011

Cousin Bette

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 1998

MBC Max:

May 30, 2016 14:30 (KSA) ~ May 30, 2016 13:30 (CLT)

As her wealthy sister lies on her deathbed, poor seamstress Bette promises to take care of her family and daughter Hortense. Treated as a maid, Bette refuses to stay at her brother-in-law, Baron Hector Hulot’s house yet takes care of her niece Hortense. However when she tells Hortense of her love for an aspiring Polish sculptor, Wenceslas, Hortense steals him away prompting Bette to swear vengeance on the Hulot household who have wronged her…

Starring:

  • Jessica Lange as Bette Fisher
  • Elisabeth Shue as Jenny Cadine
  • Bob Hoskins as Cesar Crevel
  • Hugh Laurie as Baron Hector Hulot
  • Kelly Macdonald as Hortense Hulot
  • Aden Young as Count Wenceslas Steinbach
  • Geraldine Chaplin as Adeline Hulot
  • Toby Jones as Gentleman in Café des Artistes
  • Laura Fraser as Mariette

Directed by:  Des McAnuff

Rating:  R for sexuality