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Sanditon
TV

Sanditon is returning for 2 surprise seasons after being cancelled

Great news for Jane Austen fans.

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Hollie Richardson
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Period drama crushes: why you can’t stop obsessing over your Regency romance boyfriend
TV

Why you can’t stop obsessing over your Regency romance boyfriend

And no, it’s not because he licks a spoon like no other.

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Kayleigh Dray
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TV

Why Bridgerton is so much more than “Jane Austen with lots of sex”

The sex in this show isn’t just about naughty titillation (though dear god it is hot): it’s about freedom, identity, and a delicious exploration of self.

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Daniela Elser
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Regé-Jean Page as the Duke in Bridgerton
TV

The awkward truth about watching TV sex scenes with your parents

And yes, the carnal action includes period dramas like Bridgerton.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Hollie Richardson
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Little Women is just one of the brilliant female-led films coming to Now TV next month

Get ready to hibernate.

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People

Anya Taylor-Joy on the very real impact of negative self-talk

The Emma star talks lies, compliments and her three ingredient favourite meal.

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Chloe Burcham
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Life

Dev Patel is here to single-handedly revive the Arthurian legend in his new film

This summer get ready for The Green Knight, the actor’s take on a classic tale.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Emma movie: Anya Taylor-Joy
People

Emma star Anya Taylor-Joy is sick and tired of playing “likeable” female characters

The Emma star chatted on the Happy Sad Confused podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

“I lived life according to ‘Emma’ for a week”

“I always deserve the best treatment…”

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Emma
Life

How the new Emma film perfectly encapsulates the power of female friendship

This gorgeous and lush film starring Anya Taylor-Joy is a worthy addition to the Jane Austen canon.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

5 ways the new 'Emma' film relates to modern dating

Matchmaker matchmaker, make us a match

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Emma
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Francesca Brown
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Why Jane Austen is as relevant and beloved as ever

2020 will see feminist novels, a film, a TV series and a play all inspired by her work.

Books

Jane Austen’s best quotes: words of wisdom to live by

Life advice from the literary great

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Anna Brech
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Sanditon’s actress Rose Williams gives exclusive interview about ITV's new Austen drama
People

Exclusive: Sanditon’s Rose Williams talks Jane Austen, Love Island and complex romances

Is Sanditon really Jane Austen’s blueprint for Love Island? Rose Williams – who stars as Charlotte Heywood in the ITV adaptation – reveals all.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sanditon: Charlotte Heywood (Rose Williams) and Sidney Parker (Theo James) in first-look images from the upcoming ITV series
Life

Sanditon: Everything you need to know about ITV’s Austen drama

A never-before-seen Jane Austen adaptation is about to hit our screens this Bank Holiday, and we couldn’t be more excited.

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Aiden Wynn
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Sanditon: Charlotte Heywood (Rose Williams) and Sidney Parker (Theo James) in first-look images from the upcoming ITV series
Books

“Why Jane Austen is to thank (or blame) for your modern-day sex life”

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Austen radically transformed our understanding of female desire and relationships

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Jenna Coleman’s best roles to binge once you’ve watched Victoria

The actor might be best known for portraying one of England’s most famous queens, but she has plenty of other must-watch roles on her CV.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Books

Lost treasures: the magic of books discovered after their author’s deaths

From Sylvia Plath to F Scott Fitzgerald, there’s more to read from these great writers.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Jane Austen's Emma has a new leading lady

Everything you need to know about the upcoming adaptation

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Life

Jane Austen fans have reacted furiously to this headline

They're not happy

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Grace Allen
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