A two-part adaptation of Zola's novel about a mid-19th-century Parisian prostitute, played by Katharine Schofield. In Part 1, Nana launches her stage career as "The Blonde Venus," a role that attracts a string of suitors. Muffat: Freddie Jones. Georges: Peter Craze.
The story concludes with a crescendo of disasters, which include the outbreak of the Franco-Prussian War and the smallpox. Katharine Schofield, Freddie Jones. Daguenet: Eric Flynn. Georges: Peter Craze.
In the conclusion, Nana renews her profitable liaison with Count Muffat (Freddie Jones), who provides her with the lead in a new play. Katharine Schofield. Count Vandeuvres: Donald Burton. Bordenave: Barry Linehan.