Monday, April 10, 2017

MOST ANTICIPATED 2017 NEW EPIC TV SERIES BRIEF OVERVIEW: BRITANNIA, JAMESTOWN, WHITE PRINCESS, VERSAILLES, KNIGHTFALL, WILL, TROY FALL OF A CITY, STILL STAR CROSSED

  'BRITANNIA
To air sometime this year on Sky One (probably September), the ten episode epic series is set in 43AD as the Roman Imperial Army returns to crush the Celtic heart of Britannia - a mysterious land ruled by warrior women and powerful druids who can channel the powerful forces of the underworld. Spy More

  'JAMESTOWN
Also airing this year on Sky One (May 5th), the eight part saga is set in the early 17th Century, following three courageous women who leave their dark pasts behind in England, and make the journey of a lifetime across the ocean for a new life in America. Spy More

  'WHITE PRINCESS
To start airing its eight episode season from April 16th on Starz it will bring the story of Elizabeth of York, the White Queen's daughter, and her marriage to the Lancaster victor, Henry VII from the Tudor dynasty. Spy More

'VERSAILLES
Already airing in France, the second season of the lavish saga about famous Sun King who is building his court at Versailles, will air in UK from April 21st, Germany from May, Canada June and in USA on Ovation from Autumn. Spy More

'KNIGHTFALL
Telling the story of the final days of Knights Templar during the 14th century it will air later this year in ten episodes on History Channel, A+E with the cast lead by Tom Cullen! Spy More

  'WILL
A drama about the lost years of young William Shakespeare after his arrival to London in 1589 when theatre was like rock and roll and ayoung man with a dream changed the world with his words.Ten episode saga starts this summer on TNT. Spy More

  'TROY: FALL OF A CITY'
Retelling the legendary story of the 10 year old siege of Troy, which occurred in the 12 or 13th century BC, this BBC and Netflix eight part series will air later this year. Spy More

'STILL STAR CROSSED
Eight part period drama that picks up where the famous story of Romeo and Juliet leaves off, charting the treachery, palace intrigue, and ill-fated romances of the Montagues and Capulets will start airing on ABC Monday May 29th. Spy More

HOT FROM THE SPYLINE
 POLDARK third season starts on BBC in June - THE DURRELLS second season starts on ITV this month, third season has been ordered too - VICTORIA second season starts on ITV this Autumn will have Christmas Special - MEDICI: MASTERS OF FLORENCE second season shoots in September, sadly, won't have Richard Madden as it will focus on Cosimo's grandson Lorenzo Medici. THE LAST KINGDOM season 2 already airs in UK, will hit Neftlix from May. THE CROWN season 2 will have young Camila Parker Bowles


10 comments:

  1. I enjoyed the first season of The Durrells -- glad to hear there will be some more!

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    1. they start shooting season three soon as well! Poldark is also in the production with season 4

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  2. Lots of goodies here today. Though Jamestown is the one I am most looking forward to.

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    1. don't forget that Last Kingdom starts over there in May, so far the second season has been more fun than the first one, even though the kings still behave towards Uhtred like arselings

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    2. It will be my summertime guilty pleasure! Though, I will probably catch up on Harlots then too. Gonna have a steamy summer ahead, that's for sure ;)

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    3. I'm downloading Harlots, but will leave them for summer. If you are interested you have Catherine the Great series here with Eng subs, I'm on episode 4:

      http://www.dailymotion.com/user/engsubofrusstuff/1

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  3. I think I'm most interested in Jamestown. I'd like to see how they portray that journey. Thanks, DEZ!

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    1. I'm most excited for Britannia since we haven't seen that period much on the telly

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  4. A nice list of shows. White Princess and a few others have my interest.

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    1. Princess starts as soon as this Sunday!

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GIVE SOME LOVE TO YOUR DEZZY :)