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The Best Historical Drama TV Shows

List Criteria: Shows near the top must be only the best Historical Drama TV series.

The very best historical drama shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest historical drama shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular historical drama TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining historical drama show of all time is. Don't let your favorite historical drama television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of historical drama television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

Examples of items on this list include Hakuouki and Klondike.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best historical drama show of all time?" and "What are the greatest historical drama shows?"
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    added by Victoria Smith Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi, Colm Feore The Borgias is a historical-fiction drama television series, created by Neil Jordan.  ...

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    Kevin McKidd, Ray Stevenson, Ciarán Hinds

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    new! & added by RazvanPop Natalie Dormer, Joss Stone, Henry Cavill

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    added by sebbzor Michael Fassbender, Tom Hardy, David Schwimmer

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    Lucy Lawless, Craig Parker, Lesley-Ann Brandt

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    Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, Tom Wilkinson

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    added by Chris Abraham The White Queen

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    Donald Sutherland, Hayley Atwell, Ian McShane

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    added by Chris Abraham Jeffrey Jones, Timothy Olyphant, Sarah Paulson

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    added by MarySSpiegel Morgan Freeman, Jeremy Irons, Jason Robards Jr.

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    added by VidakovićMarija Elizabeth Taylor, Kirstie Alley, Johnny Cash

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    added by Chris Abraham Turn

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    added by Chris Abraham Ashley Greene, Christina Ricci, Margot Robbie

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