After the loss of her parents, the main heroine of the melodrama "The Crown for Christmas" is a simple girl, Ellie Evans lives in New York with her younger sister and brother, and is also the head of the family who solves all the pressing problems. With all her might, Ellie tries to protect her sister and brother from life's difficulties, but she does not always get it. The work of a maid in one of the largest hotels in the city does not yield as good a salary as we would like, so there is a catastrophic shortage of money, and unpaid bills continue to accumulate. Unexpected news is the dismissal of Ellie and her sister from work on Christmas Eve. But when one door closes, then another opens. Fate presents Elli with an incredible surprise in the form of an offer to work as a governess. The catastrophic shortage of money prompts the girl to agree, despite the fact that she must work far from home and family. True Ellie did not even suspect that her new place of work would be a real castle belonging to one of the influential and wealthy European families, and the head will be a real royal lady.