Les Miserables (the new)

PHOTOS FROM BBC TV SERIES After the first photos of the leading stars, BBC One has now released a few more photos from their six-part TV series adaptation of famous LES MISERABLES which is hitting the small screens sometime this year, which Josh O’Connor as Marius and Ellie Bamber as Cosette means we can expect a trailer soon! Beside Dominic West as Jean … Read moreLes Miserables (the new)

Count of Monte Cristo – New Series coming

   NEW TV SERIES FROM POLDARK’S WRITER AND PRODUCERS The ITV-owned indie is working with Poldark writer Debbie Horsfield on the remake after it emerged that Aidan Turner’s scythe-wielding drama is set to come to an end following its next season. The story, written by The Three Musketeers author Dumas, is set between 1815 and 1839 in France and Italy. It … Read moreCount of Monte Cristo – New Series coming

Carmilla 2018

  1ST ‘CARMILLA’ PHOTOS 18TH CENTURY VAMPIRE DRAMA First photos from historical horror drama CARMILLA based on Sheridan Le Fanu‘s 1871 novel set in the late 18th century! The cast includes Tobias Menzies, Greg Wise and Jessica Raine, who are no strangers to the genre of costume drama. Emily Harris is directing the movie as her debut feature THE STORY OF CARMILLA Broadchurch’s Hannah … Read moreCarmilla 2018

Sons of Liberty 2015

In celebrating our fight for freedom from a tyrannical King, this is a true story of just a small portion that helped out nation become independent.  I thought this series was excellent.  Rent or stream if you can.  The story of a group of very different men fighting in the American Colonies for freedom, and how they … Read moreSons of Liberty 2015

Onegin 1999

Another member of the Fiennes family leaves a mark in the film business, as Martha Fiennes makes her big-screen directorial debut with a screen adaptation of the verse novel by Aleksander Pushkin, with her big brother Ralph Fiennes in the leading role. Onegin (Fiennes) is a blase man who has grown weary of the social whirl of his life … Read moreOnegin 1999

Vanity Fair 2018

  ‘VANITY FAIR’ TV SERIES – 7 Episodes  Vanity Fair will air in seven hourlong episodes    (IMDB says 8 episodes) ITV’s new period set series VANITY FAIR published at ‘Radio Times’! We still don’t know when is ITV planning to air the costume drama based on William Thackeray‘s famous novel, whether in Autumn or maybe even during summer. … Read moreVanity Fair 2018

Dickinson (TV series)

   HAILEE STEINFELD TO LEAD We’ve really had a great week announcing new period set projects and here’s another one to finish it in the same vein:Hailee Steinfeld will lead Apple’s costume series DICKINSON on the famous American poet, but it will be a half hour comedy series!  DICKINSON  will be set in the 1800’s during Emily Dickinson’s era … Read moreDickinson (TV series)

Poldark Season 4

   ‘POLDARK’ SEASON 4 STARTS NEXT SUNDAY AT BBC! Are you excited people? The fourth, and most probably the penultimate, season of popular British period set saga POLDARK starts its eight episode run next Sunday, June 10th on BBC, and for the viewers in Northern America on PBS Masterpiecelater next Autumn September 30th! Everybody’s favourite Captain Ross Poldark will, as … Read morePoldark Season 4

Tom Jones Epic Series

ITV TAKING US TO 18TH CENTURY Massive news coming from ITV today! They will join Mammoth Screen, who is doing Victoria, Poldark and Vanity Fair, in adapting classic novel TOM JONES into a new period set series! The raunchy 1749 novel from Henry Fielding follows often very scandalous and bawdy sexual exploits and merry adventures of the young and good hearted 18th century … Read moreTom Jones Epic Series