Drama

The Chaperone

When the opportunity arises for Louise Brooks (Haley Lu Richardson) to go to New York to study with a leading dance troupe, her mother insists there be a chaperone. Norma Carlisle (Elizabeth McGovern), a local society matron who never broke a rule in her life, impulsively volunteers to accompany Louise to New York for a surprising, whirlwind summer.

Making The Chaperone

5m 13s

Star Elizabeth McGovern (Downton Abbey), creator Julian Fellowes (Downton Abbey) and more describe how they brought The Chaperone to the screen.

Extras + Features

  • Making The Chaperone: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Making The Chaperone

    5m 13s

    Star Elizabeth McGovern (Downton Abbey), creator Julian Fellowes (Downton Abbey) and more describe how they brought The Chaperone to the screen.

  • Official Trailer: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Official Trailer

    1m 44s

    Society matron Norma Carlisle accompanies young Louise Brooks to New York City for a whirlwind summer full of surprises. Premiering November 24, 2019 at 9/8c on MASTERPIECE on PBS.

  • Scene: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Scene

    1m 33s

    Norma and Louise spend a night out on the town together, which results in a heart to heart conversation about Norma's past.

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