The BEST Episodes of Ekaterina (2014)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 31, 2021

Network: Россия 1

Ekaterina is a historical biographical series which chronicles the rise of the Russian empress Catherine the Great. The first season tells the story of princess Sophie Friederike Auguste, and her rise to power to become Empress of Russia, following a coup d'état and the assassination of her husband, Peter III. The second season portrays the challenges she faces at home and abroad during the early years of her rule, as she tries to revitalise Russia to become one of the great powers of Europe, and becomes titled "the Great".

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Episode 1

#1 - Episode 1

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 27, 2017

star 8.67
6 votes
Episode 12

#2 - Episode 12

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 27, 2014

star 8.29
7 votes
Episode 11

#3 - Episode 11

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 27, 2014

star 8.00
7 votes
Episode 4

#4 - Episode 4

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 28, 2017

star 8.00
5 votes
Episode 10

#5 - Episode 10

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 6, 2017

star 8.00
6 votes
Episode 12

#6 - Episode 12

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 7, 2017

star 8.00
4 votes
Episode 1

#7 - Episode 1

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 21, 2019

star 8.00
3 votes
Episode 2

#8 - Episode 2

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 21, 2019

star 8.00
3 votes
Episode 4

#9 - Episode 4

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 22, 2019

star 8.00
2 votes
Episode 16

#10 - Episode 16

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

star 8.00
3 votes
Episode 8

#11 - Episode 8

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 26, 2014

The Empress recovers, putting Ekaterina and Pyotr's plans on hold. Meanwhile, Pyotr begins to fall in love with a handmaiden and Ekaterina grows closer to Gregory Orlov.

star 7.88
8 votes
Writers: Ариф Алиев
Episode 6

#12 - Episode 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 25, 2014

After the birth of her son, Ekaterina discovers that Pyotr's premonitions are coming tue. Elizaveta decides to take the baby from his parents into her care. Ekaterine is forced to watch her child grow from afar and she decides that she will do anything to get her baby back.

star 7.86
7 votes
Writers: Ариф Алиев
Episode 2

#13 - Episode 2

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 27, 2017

star 7.86
7 votes
Episode 4

#14 - Episode 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 25, 2014

After the wedding, Pyotr remains distant from Ekaterina. He comes to believe that by conceiving a child, they would no longer be use to the Empress and would then be cast aside. Pyotr then becomes ill, sending him to a bitter spiral.

star 7.83
6 votes
Writers: Ариф Алиев
Episode 10

#15 - Episode 10

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 27, 2014

Ekaterina sees a fatal weekness in Pyotr and with the help of Gregory Orlov, begins a daring effort to seize control of the throne. Her goal is to finally get justice for herself and her broken family.

star 7.80
10 votes
Episode 9

#16 - Episode 9

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 6, 2017

star 7.80
5 votes
Episode 11

#17 - Episode 11

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 7, 2017

star 7.80
5 votes
Episode 7

#18 - Episode 7

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 26, 2014

Ekaterina cares less and less about the Empress's opinions about her, flaunting her affairs and misdemeanors. When the Empress falls ill, Ekaterina and Pyotr begin to conspire despite their mutual distate for each other. Pyotr wishes to regain his rights to the throne while Ekaterina wants her child back.

star 7.75
8 votes
Writers: Ариф Алиев
Episode 3

#19 - Episode 3

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 28, 2017

star 7.75
4 votes
Episode 5

#20 - Episode 5

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 1, 2017

star 7.75
4 votes
Episode 1

#21 - Episode 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 24, 2014

The 35 year old, unmarried Empress Elizabeth is childless and unlikely to produce an heir. She appoints her nephew Peter Fedorovich as the heir to the Russian throne, intending to marry him to a princess and take any future son to educate him to become the future emperor. German princess Sophie Friederike Aguste arrives in Saint Petersburg as a potential wife to the prince, and in hopes to find happiness in the distand and foreign land.

star 7.53
17 votes
Writers: Ариф Алиев
Episode 9

#22 - Episode 9

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 26, 2014

The Empress has fallen ill again. Pyotr is in line to succeed her but his rise to power has driven his distate for Ekaterina into pure hatred. Russians at large have begun to see him as an unfit ruler, causing unrest to spread throughout the kingdom.

star 7.50
10 votes
Episode 15

#23 - Episode 15

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Oct 31, 2019

star 7.50
2 votes
Episode 5

#24 - Episode 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 25, 2014

After his recovery, Pyotr is no longer interested in Ekaterina. As they grow more and more distants, the Empress loses hope of getting an heir to the throne. As a last resort, she puts Ekaterina in the sights of Prince Saltykov.

star 7.33
9 votes
Writers: Ариф Алиев
Episode 3

#25 - Episode 3

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 22, 2019

star 7.33
3 votes