2 Series, 17 Episodes
In 1904, unmarried teen Alma Schadt gives birth to a daughter, Sonja. To avoid scandal, her parents Gustav and Ottilie, friends and patrons of hotel boss Lorenz Adlon, pretend the child is their own.
Now a young woman, Sonja moves into the Hotel Adlon, witnesses the hedonistic parties of the 1920s, followed by the Nazis coming to power, and falls in love with Jewish journalist Julian Zimmermann
After Julian is arrested, Sonja learns that she's pregnant. Later, while facing deportation, Julian flees Germany with their young daughter, Anna-Maria. Will the divided family ever be reunited?