When Ghislaine Maxwell was convicted of grooming and trafficking underage girls, she became a household name, but she wasn't always the most notorious member of the her family. This documentary charts an extraordinary family saga, a tale of fortunes built and lost, mysterious deaths, society intrigue and a spectacular descent into scandal. The opening instalment tells the story of how Robert Maxwell started out and the formative influence he had on the lives of daughter Ghislaine and his other children. Secret tapes reveal for the first time the shockwaves his disappearance at sea sent through his business empire as news spread that millions of investors' money had seemingly vanished with him.

S1 Ep1 65min