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US Airdates for UK Period Dramas

Parade’s End – Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Rebecca Hall, and Adelaide Clemens, this adaptation of Ford Madox Ford’s tetraology about an Edwardian gentleman’s destructive marriage with a cruel socialite. This aired on the BBC last autumn but was unfortunately buried away on Friday nights! The first episode is a little slow, but overall it is glorious …

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Titanic: Blood & Steel

News of Julian Fellowes’ Titanic mini-series for ITV was met with much fanfare and discussion, but the BBC had also quietly commissioned its own 12 part mini-series, this time focusing on the actual construction of the R.M.S. Titanic from 1897 to its maiden voyage in 1912. Titanic: Blood & Steel is produced by Guido deAngelis …

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