1ST ‘ALL IS TRUE’ TRAILER

KENNETH BRANAGH FILM WITH JUDI DENCH, IAN MCKELLEN 1st trailer has been released for Kenneth Branagh’s Shakespeare drama ALL IS TRUE which also stars Judi Dench and Ian McKellen! The story The movie will get a limited week long release in December ahead of the awards season but will get official release date in 2019 is set in 1613 when Shakespeare is acknowledged as the greatest writer of the age. But disaster strikes when his renowned Globe Theatre burns to the The movie is getting limited December release ahead of the awards race ground. Devastated, Shakespeare returns to Stratford, where …

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Medici: The Magnificent

NETFLIX RELEASES 1ST TRAILER FOR MEDICI THE MAGNIFICENT EPIC TV SERIES WITH DANIEL SHARMAN, BRADLEY JAMES, SEAN BEAN, SARAH PARISH, RAOUL BOVA, JULIAN SANDS! 3RD SEASON IN WORKS  ‘MEDICI: THE MAGNIFICENT’    c.1470 TRAILER FOR NETFLIX EPIC SAGA Netflix has released for the second season of Medici: Masters of Florence epic TV series, Medici should start soon on Netflix! this time titled MEDICI: THE MAGNIFICENT which already aired in Italy, but will air on Netflix soon too! It sees Daniel Sharmanplaying Cosimo’s grandson Lorenzo De Medici who is now taking over the family’s business.   THE ART OF REVO- LUTION 1470. Medici’s family power has been …

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Medici (2) – The Magnificent

2ND SEASON TRAILER REVEALED! You probably remember that your spy’s favourite epic series last year was Medici: Masters of Florence! The first season was absolutely magnificent and it seems the second one could be, at least its name says so, the same: MEDICI: THE MAGNIFICENTis ready to start airing on Italian national broadcaster RAI October 23rd and we can hope it will air its English language version sometime this winter on NetflixUnlike the first season which followed Cosimo Medici in the amazing performance of Richard Madden, this one will focus on his grandsons Lorenzo, played by Daniel Sharman, and his brother Giuliano, played by Bradley James. The cast will …

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The Spanish Princess

STARZ REVEALS FULL CAST!   8 episodes Charlotte Hope will be Catherine of Aragon! I‘ve already told you before that after the success of The White Princess, which was probably one of the best epic series last year, Starz is making THE SPANISH PRINCESS sequel series also based on Philippa Gregory‘s books, and now they’ve announced the cast too led by Charlotte Hopeand our dear Elliot Cowan!   THE TUDOR SAGA Continuing the saga of the Tudor dynasty, it will be a powerful, epic story that not only returns the audience to the world of royal court intrigue as seen Alicia Boracherro, Elliot Cowan and Alexandra Moen will rule …

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Mary Queen of Scots (Epic) New images

Photo updates from some of our most anticipated 2018 period set projects this Saturday, people! The spy has found a few new photos from MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS which arrives (or possibly rides as you can see in one of  the photos) into theatres this September starring two current Oscar nominees Saoirse Ronan as Mary and Margot Robbie as English queen Elizabeth depicted at the time when the Scottish queen plotted against her cousin Elizabeth in order to take over her throne which only led to her own demise. Notice the intricate details on Mary’s gown!  Releases USA November 02, 2018 Filming Locations Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, UK Derbyshire, …

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Medici: Masters of Florence – The Magnificent (S2)

MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE ‘THE MAGNIFICENT’ 2ND SEASON New season will also have eight episodes Now titled MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE: THE MAGNIFI- CENT, the new season will be set in 15th century Florence, following the drama of the infamous Medici family, whose political and economyoung son forced to take over the family business following an attempt on the life of his father, Piero de Medici (who was the son of Richard Madden‘s Cosimo in the first season). Lorenzo wants to abandon the cynical politics of the past and usher in a new era of political freedom and creative expressionic …

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Bradley James will be Guiliano Medici in Medici Masters of Florence 2

PERIOD SET FRIDAY: BRADLEY JAMES, SEAN BEAN, DANIEL SHARMAN, RAOUL BOVA, SARAH PARISH JOIN ‘MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE’ EPIC TV SERIES 2ND SEASON! The most beautiful piece of info ever as the highlight of the coming period set !  Those who know the spy probably remember when I said I was gonna ditch MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE after it was shockingly announced that Richard Madden won’t be starring in the second season, but now that the new cast has been announced for the sophomore run of the magnificent epic TV series I’m definitely watching since our dearest King Arthur Bradley …

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Outlaw King

  AARON TAYLOR JOHNSON JOINS  CHRIS PINE IN EPIC  ‘OUTLAW KING’ Great epic news today, people! Earlier this year it was reported that Chris Pine will play Robert the Bruce, the hero of Scottish war for  independ- ence, and now Aaron Taylor Johnson has been cast as his right hand man, another 14th century Scottish legend James Douglas in Netflix’s movie OUTLAW KING No date given   As the son of the first noble to support William Wallace when he fomented the first movement toward independence from the English, Douglas saw his father’s lands given away, and after being denied …

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The Top Films in the era of the Renaissance 1454 – 1700

Films set in the Renaissance period – the magic of the bygone era is enhanced thanks to famous historical figures like William Shakespeare, Sir Isaac Newton, Walter Raleigh and Queen Elizabeth. Films set in the Renaissance period often celebrate the era by showcasing sumptuous costumes, beautiful settings and romantic storylines. These are the best of the best but in no specific order. This is a difficult film era to pick the best as there are so many favored. Wolf Hall 2015 This release contains a six-hour historical miniseries about Thomas Cromwell, King Henry VIII and the Tudor court. Set in …

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Coming Dec 9th – Medici: Masters of Florence

SPOTLIGHT ON ‘MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE’ EPIC TV SERIES WITH RICHARD MADDEN & DUSTIN HOFFMAN WITH NEW SET PHOTOS UK, Ireland, US, Canada on Netflix MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE RICHARD MADDEN AND DUSTIN HOFFMAN LEAD NEW EPIC SERIES A visual delight for you today in the form of new photos from the sets of new eight part historical TV series MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE which will air sometime next year. The pics show our deeply beloved Richard Madden as a true symbol of super dashing Renaissance hunkiness! The eight part epic series will see him playing the lead role of …

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