Drama

Hotel Portofino

Set in the breathtakingly beautiful resort town of Portofino, this series is about personal awakening at a time of global upheaval in the traumatic aftermath of World War I.

First Impressions

54m 15s

Rose and her mother arrive at the hotel to evaluate a prospective marriage with Lucian, the war veteran son of the hotel's proprietors. Lucian's mother, Bella, finds herself vulnerable to extortion from a local politician.

Episodes

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    First Impressions

    S1 E1 - 54m 15s

    Rose and her mother arrive at the hotel to evaluate a prospective marriage with Lucian, the war veteran son of the hotel's proprietors. Lucian's mother, Bella, finds herself vulnerable to extortion from a local politician.

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    Lessons

    S1 E2 - 53m 38s

    Cecil arranges for a family heirloom to be sent from England for authentication. Bella is horrified when he also invites her blackmailer, Signor Danioni, for tea. Lucian gives Rose a painting lesson on the beach with an unfortunate outcome.

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    Invitations

    S1 E3 - 53m 41s

    Lucian and his friend, Nish, run into trouble with Danioni's Blackshirts. Constance is encouraged to make more of her appearance by the hotel's most worldly guest, Claudine Pascal, while Bella throws a tea party for the locals.

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    Uncoverings

    S1 E4 - 53m 24s

    Nish has an epiphany as he and Lucian escape arrest at Danioni's behest. Constance catches Lucian's eye on a boat trip but sees more than she bargained for in return. Bella stands up to Danioni, who hands over a compromising letter to her husband.

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    Discoveries

    S1 E5 - 53m 50s

    The police search for the missing heirloom, and suspicion falls on an absent guest and the bellhop, Billy, who has also hidden political pamphlets at Nish's behest. The search culminates in a confrontation between Cecil and Jack.

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    Denouements

    S1 E6 - 53m 57s

    The mystery of the missing heirloom is resolved as Cecil makes a surprising discovery about Danioni. Lucian acknowledges his true feelings until a secret from Constance's past is unveiled, forcing him to decide on his prospective engagement to Rose.

Extras + Features

  • Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Preview

    S1 - 1m 59s

    Set in the breathtakingly beautiful resort town of Portofino, this series is about personal awakening at a time of global upheaval in the traumatic aftermath of World War I.

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    A Fresh Start

    S1 E1 - 3m 22s

    The flair of the Hotel Portofino and the charm of the era are on full display as everyone shares a dinner. Lucian and Anish sneak off to have an evening swim. Meanwhile, Bella and Alice discuss the potential of Lucian's new arranged match. Alice is indignant, as Lucian does not seem interested in any serious romance and their father has not lifted a finger to find her a new husband.

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    A Champion Guest

    S1 E2 - 2m 4s

    Another exciting guest arrives at the hotel, a highly regarded tennis player and his wife. He's not the only fresh face to roll through that afternoon, as Cecil brings along a new friend that Bella seems uncomfortable with. Meanwhile, Lucian gathers a quirky crew together for a beach day, though he is unable to win over Lady Latchmere. Rose is just as lucky, still unable to please her mother.

  • Episode 2 Preview | Lessons: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 2 Preview | Lessons

    S1 E2 - 30s

    Cecil arranges for a family heirloom to be sent from England for authentication. Bella is horrified when he also invites her blackmailer, Signor Danioni, for tea. Lucian gives Rose a painting lesson on the beach with an unfortunate outcome.

  • Episode 3 Preview | Invitations: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 3 Preview | Invitations

    S1 E3 - 30s

    Lucian and his friend, Nish, run into trouble with Danioni's Blackshirts. Constance is encouraged to make more of her appearance by the hotel's most worldly guest, Claudine Pascal, while Bella throws a tea party for the locals.

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    A Dignified Invitation

    S1 E3 - 2m 43s

    It's post time! Alice's mood brightens when she is invited to supper with an important dignitary. Bella takes care to thank Count Albani, who seems to have been responsible for negotiating the social invite. Lady Latchmere is less certain about his generosity, suspecting that Albani is interested in romance – though she is more concerned for herself than Bella or Alice.

  • Episode 4 Preview | Uncoverings: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 4 Preview | Uncoverings

    S1 E4 - 30s

    Nish has an epiphany as he and Lucian escape arrest at Danioni's behest. Constance catches Lucian's eye on a boat trip but sees more than she bargained for in return. Bella stands up to Danioni, who hands over a compromising letter to her husband.

  • Love or Money?: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Love or Money?

    S1 E4 - 2m 17s

    Lucien hides Rose in the hotel bathroom from her overbearing mother. Meanwhile, Bella converses with Julia about their children's marital compatibility. Julia, suppressing her years of indignance toward Bella and Cecils’ marriage, verbally questions whether "love ever trumps money."

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    English Tutor

    S1 E5 - 1m 54s

    Mistaking Roberto's affection towards Constance as adoration for her, Alice speaks to Count Albani about offering her services to teach Roberto English. Alice soon begins to regret her decision when she observes Roberto complimenting Constance when she serves him a plate of cookies.

  • Episode 5 Preview | Discoveries: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 5 Preview | Discoveries

    S1 E5 - 30s

    The police search for the missing heirloom, and suspicion falls on an absent guest and the bellhop, Billy, who has also hidden political pamphlets at Nish's behest. The search culminates in a confrontation between Cecil and Jack.

  • Episode 6 Preview | Denouements: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 6 Preview | Denouements

    S1 E6 - 30s

    The mystery of the missing heirloom is resolved as Cecil makes a surprising discovery about Danioni. Lucian acknowledges his true feelings until a secret from Constance's past is unveiled, forcing him to decide on his prospective engagement to Rose.

Schedule

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    Hotel Portofino

    Lessons

    Tuesday
    Feb 7

    1 Hour

    Danioni manages to find his way into Ainsworth's life by helping Cecil arrange a family heirloom's delivery.
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    Hotel Portofino

    Lessons

    Tuesday
    Feb 7

    1 Hour

    Danioni manages to find his way into Ainsworth's life by helping Cecil arrange a family heirloom's delivery.
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    Hotel Portofino: TVSS: Iconic

    Hotel Portofino

    Lessons

    Wednesday
    Feb 8

    1 Hour

    Danioni manages to find his way into Ainsworth's life by helping Cecil arrange a family heirloom's delivery.
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    Hotel Portofino: TVSS: Iconic

    Hotel Portofino

    Invitations

    Tuesday
    Feb 14

    1 Hour

    The younger inhabitants of the hotel find ways to let their hair down; Cecil and Jack shake on a shady deal for the sale of the Ainsworth family heirloom.
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    Hotel Portofino

    Invitations

    Wednesday
    Feb 15

    1 Hour

    The younger inhabitants of the hotel find ways to let their hair down; Cecil and Jack shake on a shady deal for the sale of the Ainsworth family heirloom.

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