Greatest Historical Periods to Set a TV Series

The Top Ten Greatest Historical Periods to Set a TV Series


Father Brown, Grantchester and Call the Midwife are all accurate depictions of 1950s culture. All three are of course British. - jezza0


Peaky Blinders, Downton Abbey - jezza0

Late 18th Century

Poldark, Taboo - jezza0

Victorian Era

Victoria, Ripper Street - jezza0

World War 2

Band of Brothers, The Pacific, Generation War etc. - zxm

Viking Era

Currently enjoying two shows from this period. The Last Kingdom and Vikings. - zxm

Golden Age of Piracy
Regency Era

War & Peace, Pride & Prejudice - jezza0


The Contenders

The Ottoman Empire
Ancient Alexandria
The Roman Empire

This kind of T.V. shows are also very famous. I mean shows like Rome, Spartacus. - zxm

Ancient Greece

I would enjoy a series about this historical period. - Metal_Treasure

Russian Revolution
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