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A list of period dramas / historical dramas / costume dramas made for TV and includes TV series, mini-series, and TV movies. These include BBC Period Dramas and ITV Period Dramas. Newly added titles will be bolded.

For fantasy/fairytale films with an unspecified time period, please see Costume Dramas: Fairytales/Fantasy.

Medieval (500-1485)


Tudor & Elizabethan (1485-1603)


Stuart (1603-1714)


Georgian/Regency (1714-1837)


Victorian (1837-1901)


Edwardian (1901-1910) / 1911-13


The Great War / WWI (1914-1918)


1919 / Roaring 20’s – Great Depression / 1930’s


WWII (1939-1945)


Post War (1946-60’s)