Upcoming Period Dramas 2020 – Future

Who’s ready for a new decade of period dramas / historical dramas / costume dramas (with a specific time period)? This year’s featured couple is Jamie and Claire from Outlander S5 (the same couple in Period Dramas 2014). I never...

Period Drama Location: Lancaster House

Lancaster House in London has been a popular film location for many period dramas. In the last decade it’s been the predominant location for the interior of Buckingham Palace in the following dramas: Vanity Fair (2018) The Crown (2016-Present) The...

Review: Downton Abbey (2019) Movie

Ladies and gentlemen, I present you the period drama of the year! In one word, the Downton Abbey (2019) film is sublime. Four years after the beloved series ended in 2015, the movie is finally gracing the big screens on...

Vanity Fair (2018) Film Locations

ITV’s seven-partย Vanity Fair (2018) debuted last September in the UK and in Canada (CBC). Although it wasn’t my favourite adaptation, I enjoyed spotting familiar places around South East England that I had visited.ย If you are interested in visiting some of...

Call The Midwife: Film Location

Fans of BBC’s Call The Midwife who wish to see 1950-60’s Poplar can join the official Call the Midwife Tour in the Historic Dockyard Chatham, the film location of the mid-Century series (and countless of other period dramas). These 90-minute walking tours around the 400-year-old Dockyard are led by guides dressed as midwives in a blue uniform and red hat....

Period Dramas 2019

It’s that time of year again to see the list of period dramas / historical dramas / costume dramas (with a specific time period) coming to our screens in 2019! This year’s featured image is from ITV’s Victoria S3 This...