Period Dramas

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Tanya Maniktala in A Suitable Boy on BBC One

BBC One’s A Suitable Boy star Tanya Maniktala on the importance of telling her own story

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Helen Bownass
  • Harlots on BBC Two.
    Life

    Harlots is the period drama with a twist that’s coming to our screens next month

  • Life

    A Suitable Boy: everything you need to know about the BBC’s new period drama

  • Olivia Colman attends the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 6, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
    People

    The writer of Normal People has teamed up with Olivia Colman for a new movie

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Freida Pinto
Life

Mr Malcolm’s List is the star-studded period revenge drama of our dreams

“It is a truth universally acknowledged that an arrogant bachelor insistent on a wife who meets the strictest of requirements deserves his comeuppance.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Netflix’s Hollywood could get a second season and we couldn’t be more thrilled

Producers hint at a sequel to what was planned as a limited series.

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Anna Brech
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Life

10 of the loveliest period dramas to escape into now

Let’s return to a simpler time, shall we?

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Meena Alexander
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Life

Belgravia episode 2: did you spot that sneaky Vanity Fair reference?

We interrupt your regularly scheduled coronavirus content to bring you spoilers for ITV’s Belgravia...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Belgravia’s scandalous first episode left us with so many questions

We interrupt your regularly scheduled coronavirus content to bring you spoilers for ITV’s Belgravia...

Life

Everything you need to know about ITV's Belgravia

Julian Fellowes' brand new period drama is hitting our screens soon - and we couldn't be more excited.

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Aiden Wynn
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Outlander Halloween outfits
Life

These Outlander costumes win Halloween on the internet

The perfect way to prepare for season five?

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Hollie Richardson
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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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Gentleman Jack: Suranne Jones as Anne Lister and Sophie Rundle as Ann Walker
Life

Gentleman Jack recap: the season finale leaves a warm glow

We'll miss seeing Suranne Jones every Sunday

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Meena Alexander
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Gentleman Jack: Suranne Jones as Anne Lister
Life

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

With just one episode to go, a happy ending seems far off

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Meena Alexander
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Meena Alexander
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Gentleman Jack: 5 things we learned in episode 6

This week’s instalment was light on the laughs

Gentleman Jack: Suranne Jones as Anne Lister
Life

Gentleman Jack: 5 things we learned in episode 5

It was important – if painful – viewing

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Meena Alexander
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Gentleman Jack: Sophie Rundle is a tearful Ann Walker
Life

Gentleman Jack: 5 things we learned in episode 4

Things take a turn for the worse…

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Meena Alexander
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Gentleman Jack: Suranne Jones as Anne Lister
Life

Gentleman Jack recap: five things we learned in episode 3

Drama. Intrigue. Petticoats.

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Meena Alexander
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Gentleman Jack: Anne Lister and Ann Walker
Life

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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Meena Alexander
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Lord and Lady Grantham
People

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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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Life

Gentleman Jack: five things we learned in episode 1

Suranne Jones is back to save Sunday nights

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Meena Alexander
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Emily Gargan
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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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Life

All the best new female-led TV shows to watch in 2019

Party season is over, TV worth staying in for is here

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Lucy Robson
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