Halston: Limited Series

Halston: Limited Series

Halston: Limited Series

The rise and fall story of American fashion designer Halston (Ewan McGregor), the man who built an empire through style before his life flew out of control.

2021Rating: TV-MAUSARyan Murphy Productions
DramaTrue Story & Biography
EPISODE 1.1

Becoming Halston

Looking to reinvent himself, Halston sets out to create a signature look, assembling a design team and finding inspiration in new friend Liza Minnelli.

EPISODE 1.2

Versailles

Halston considers a fateful business deal and meets a charismatic escort while struggling with old insecurities ahead of a historic fashion show.

EPISODE 1.3

The Sweet Smell of Success

Creating a new perfume turns into a fraught and emotional venture for Halston, whose love life grows increasingly entangled with his expanding empire.

EPISODE 1.4

The Party's Over

Halston's nights of excess at Studio 54 and days fueled by cocaine take a toll as he suffers ruptured friendships, stiff competition and a sudden loss.

EPISODE 1.5

Critics

With his career in a nosedive and his personal life a mess, Halston receives an artistic lifeline from an old friend before embarking on a last journey.

Halston: Limited Series / Reviews

Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

The series is littered with incidents that seem like they could be focal events if only Halston had focus, or structuring devices if only the show had structure.

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Independent

Independent

Halston is clean, sleek and beautiful to look at – but you might find yourself wishing it was a little messier around the edges.

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News.com.au

News.com.au

Halston is glossy and occasionally captivating, and the costumes and production design are gorgeous to look at, and for some viewers, that’ll be enough.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

It takes time to earn viewers’ sympathy for the main character, and it isn’t until the last two episodes that it really gets under his skin.

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