- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: March 17, 2006
Explore the legacies of two women who captivated the world but were in many ways held prisoner by their own celebrity.
- One of the most successful series in Cable TV history.
- A fascinating look at two of the 20th century's most celebrated women.
- Probing interviews and unforgettable footage illuminate the great stories behind great lives.
For almost two decades, BIOGRAPHY® has made TV history. A&E's evergreen series draws on unflinching interviews, rare footage, private photographs and much more to reveal the great stories behind the great lives, painting true-to-life portraits of the men and women who have left indelible marks on our history, culture and heritage.
In these half-hour programs, BIOGRAPHY® examines the impact of two of the 20th century's most famous and photographed women, figures of fascination in life whose premature deaths transformed their tales into tragedy. Perhaps the most recognizable actress of all time, Marilyn Monroe's struggled to achieve fame and then struggled with the pressures of being famous--relying on a dangerous cocktail of drugs and alcohol. Diana was a woman whose fairytale wedding seemingly presaged a life spent on the throne. But the dream would fade before ending abruptly in a high-speed accident prompted by paparazzi.