If you are looking for shows like Jamestown, read on to know our best recommendations. Historical dramas are filled with dramatic stories and equally dramatic clothes that are soothing for fashion lovers but, whether you crave drama, or have a flair for fashion or not, these shows will entertain you with the slow-burn romance and characters who fight the wars between their minds and hearts.
Bridgerton, based on the novel series written by Julia Quinn is set during the Regency era in England. The Bridgerton family which includes eight close-knit siblings- Anthony, Benedict, Colin, Daphne, Eloise, Francesca, Gregory, and Hyacinth, try to find love while surrounded by friends and foes. Bridgerton is available on Netflix.
09. Outlander (Similar To Jamestown)
Outlander revolves around a former Second World War military nurse, Claire Beauchamp Randall who lives in Scotland, in 1945. She mysteriously goes back in time to Scotland in 1743 where she meets a Highland warrior and falls in love with him. Outlander is available on Netflix.
08. The Crown
Next on our list of 10 Shows Like Jamestown is The Crown. The Crown follows the life of Queen Elizabeth II from the 1940s to the modern time that is the 21st century. From marriage to power to scandal, everything that shaped her life and the later years of the 20th century is revealed in the show. The Crown is available on Netflix.
Reign revolves around Mary, Queen of Scots who arrives in France to marry Prince Francis. The series focuses on her rise to power in the French court and her friendship with her ladies-in-waiting as she tries to balance her life, her heart, and what the country demands of her. Reign is available on Amazon Prime Video.
06. The Handmaid’s Tale
The Handmaid’s Tale is a dystopian TV series based on the novel written by Margaret Atwood. It revolves around June Osborne, a fertile woman who lives as a concubine to a Gileadan officer and his wife. She does what’s expected of her while hiding her desire to reunite with her husband who ran away and her daughter. The Handmaid’s Tale is available on Amazon Prime Video.
05. Downton Abbey
Downton Abbey is a British Period drama that follows Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham. He fears losing his family estate after his heirs die on the tragic Titanic. He doesn’t want to lose his estate to some distant cousin he has never met but how does one avoid the inevitable with no heir in sight? Downton Abbey is available on Amazon Prime Video.
04. The Spanish Princess
The Spanish Princess follows The Spanish Princess, Catherine of Aragon who visits England to meet her betrothed, Arthur, Prince of Wales. She struggles to adapt to the English customs but when Arthur dies, her destiny seems more in doubt. The Spanish Princess is available on Amazon Prime Video.
03. The Gilded Age
The Gilded Age is set in the USA during the Gilded Age. It follows Marian Brook, a rural girl who flies to New York after her father dies. But, that was the easiest step because now she is drawn into the daily conflicts that occur in New York. The Gilded Age is available on Disney+.
02. Mrs. Wilson (More Like Jamestown)
Mrs. Wilson follows the story of Alison and Alexander Wilson who met during WWII. Alexander and Alison get married, and she sticks through every hardship and a good time. But when Alexander died in 1963, she discovered the real identity of her husband who led multiple lives, hiding his previous children and wives. Mrs. Wilson is available on Amazon Prime Video.
01. The Collection
The Collection follows two designer brothers Paula and Claude Sabine. Both of them are opposites but have one thing in common- their desire to leave their mark in the fashion world in Paris. The Collection is available on Amazon Prime Video.
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