MILLION DOLLAR AMERICAN PRINCESSES
Missing Downton Abbey? Elizabeth McGovern fronts this historical doco series which, she says, formed the basis for her character Lady Grantham’s story. From the mid 1800s, US heiresses were groomed – and paid money – to marry an English lord. Tonight’s episode starts with the story of Consuelo Vanderbilt, whose marriage led to a life of misery despite her fortune.