Period Dramas

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

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

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

  • Gentleman Jack: Suranne Jones as Anne Lister and Sophie Rundle as Ann Walker
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    Gentleman Jack recap: the season finale leaves a warm glow

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    Gentleman Jack recap: the outlook is bleaker than ever for Anne and Ann

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This week’s instalment was light on the laughs

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Gentleman Jack: 5 things we learned in episode 5

It was important – if painful – viewing

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Gentleman Jack: 5 things we learned in episode 4

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Gentleman Jack recap: five things we learned in episode 3

Drama. Intrigue. Petticoats.

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Gentleman Jack: 5 things we learned in episode two

Hold on to your top hats, it’s about to go down

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Everything we know about the Downton Abbey film so far

The first full-length trailer has dropped and we couldn't be more excited.

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Colette is a pacey period drama with thoroughly modern themes

Keira Knightley is back at her very best in this brilliant biopic

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The best drama box sets to watch on BBC iPlayer

All the best period dramas, crime dramas and historical dramas to stream now

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Four reasons why you should watch Vanity Fair

This period drama has a very modern heroine

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The feminist reason Keira Knightley always stars in period dramas

The actress says she doesn’t want to be complicit in rape culture.

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This is the ultimate feminist guide to Christmas TV

What better time than the holidays to catch up on some quality telly?

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A brief history of period drama’s most iconic scenes of sexual tension

Don’t be fooled by those innocent blushes and curt exchanges, period dramas do sexual tension like no one else

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We can't wait for this new feminist TV drama about the Brontë sisters

Bookworms, rejoice…

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Indulge your inner drama queen

Snuggle up for a day of costume classics

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