A Landnmark RTÉ series, 'Haughey' traces the rise and fall of Ireland's most charismatic and controversial politician.
Charles Haughey's talent and energy took him all the way to the Taoiseach's office - but his desire for the trappings of wealth eventually brought him disgrace.
For the first time, Charles Haughey's family and close friends speak openly and frankly about the private man and the public figure, his achievements and his failures. Leading businessmen reveal why they helped to fund his Ascendancy lifestyle, complete with landed estate and private land.
Charles Haughey dominated his party and his country for a quarter of a century. He continues to fascinate today.This is the story of his life - and our times.