Who was the author of Les Miserables?

Who was the author of Les Miserables?

Victor Hugo

When was Victor Hugo born?


How do I watch Les Miserables?

Watch Les Misérables: See it On Air, Stream it Online

  1. On Air. New episodes of Les Misérables are airing Sundays through May 19.
  2. Public Streaming. The public streaming window for each episode opens at 9pm Eastern time.
  3. PBS Passport. You can watch all six episodes of Les Misérables now with PBS Passport!

Where is Victor Hugo from?

Besançon, France

Where was Les Miserables 1998 filmed?


Can you watch Les Miserables Netflix?

Beginning August 16, the 2012 adaptation of the international hit musical, Les Miserables is available to stream on Netflix in the U.S. Directed by Tom Hooper, this musical is an epic historical period musical and is based on the 1862 French novel by Victor Hugo.

What type of character is Jean Valjean?

Out of this encounter, Valjean becomes a repentant, honorable, and dignified man. He becomes kind, a devoted father-figure to a girl, Cosette, who loses her mother, and a benefactor to those in need. Although a known criminal and a parolee, Valjean yet grows morally to represent the best traits of humanity.

When was the original Les Miserables movie?

27 December 1978

Did Victor Hugo have a daughter?

Léopoldine Hugo

Who does Cosette fall in love with?

Cosette: Fantine’s daughter who lives as a servant to the Thénardiers, Cosette is rescued by Valjean at age eight and is raised by him in Paris, knowing nothing about her past. At seventeen, she meets and falls in love with Marius, and eventually marries him.

What type of drama is Les Miserables?

Les Misérables is the world’s longest running musical — a true modern classic based on Victor Hugo’s novel and featuring one of the most memorable scores of all time. With countless awards to its name, Les Misérables is as groundbreaking today as it was when it first premiered in London in 1985.

Did Victor Hugo speak English?

For Hugo, who spoke no English — “When England wants to chat with me, let her learn my language,” he said with typical grandiosity — the French and Guernsey patois spoken by the island’s Norman descendents were essential to his comfort.

When was the book Les Miserables written?


How long did Victor Hugo live in Guernsey?

15 years

What happened to Victor Hugo’s daughter?

She was 19 years old and pregnant and she died when her wet, heavy skirts pulled her down, and her husband died trying to save her. This tragic event had a great impact on the work and personality of her father, Victor Hugo.

How old is Victor Hugo?

83 years (1802–1885)