83 voters

What To Watch If You Love 'Reign'

Updated May 15, 2020 500 votes 83 voters 4.6k views27 items

List RulesVote up the films and television series that you know other fans of 'Reign' will love.

Reign kept viewers on the edge of their seats with twisting political plots against a backdrop of royalty, so it's no surprise that you’d be on the hunt for similar shows to watch after bingeing the entire series. Well, search no more, because this list has some of the best recommendations for movies and TV shows similar to Reign

Deciding what to watch after Reign really depends on your mood, but if you’re looking for more historical dramas, The Spanish Princess is another show about queens that you’ll almost certainly love if you like Reign

Some other movies and TV shows like Reign in this list are movies like The Other Boleyn Girl, which features another fictional account on the life of Mary, Queen of Scots. The Tudors is another good TV series that explores royal marriages and famous historical kings. Other good TV and movies recommended for Reign fans include Versailles, The Crown, and Marie Antoinette.

With more than 40 million people visiting Ranker every month, we are able to offer you data-driven recommendations based on voting across thousands of film & TV polls.

  • Catherine the Great (HBO, 2019) is a British-American miniseries directed by Philip Martin. The life and times of the Catherine the Great (Helen Mirren), the woman who reformed the Russian empire.... more on Wikipedia
    Great next watch?

    More Catherine the Great 

    #18 of 57 The Best New HBO Shows of the Last Few Years#29 of 46 New TV Shows of the Last Few Years with the Best Overall Acting#36 of 40 The Best Current TV Shows Starring Movie Stars

  • 6


    Photo: Canal+
    Versailles (Canal+, 2015) is a television series created by Simon Mirren and David Wolstencroft. In 1667, 28-year-old all-powerful king of France, Louis XIV (George Blagden), decides to build the greatest palace in the world - Versailles., but drained budget, affairs, and political intrigues complicate things.... more on Wikipedia
    Great next watch?


    #13 of 30 The Best Wardrobes in Television Show History#15 of 97 The Best Historical Drama TV Shows#16 of 66 The Best Historical Fiction TV Shows

  • Mary Queen of Scots
    Photo: Focus Features

    This historical drama film is the perfect pick for a night in if you're a fan of Reign.

    Mary Queen of Scots is a 2018 British-American historical drama film directed by Josie Rourke, based on John Guy's biography My Heart Is My Own: The Life of Mary Queen of Scots. After failing to overthrow her cousin Queen Elizabeth I (Margot Robbie), Mary Stuart (Saoirse Ronan) finds herself condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.... more on Wikipedia
    Great next watch?

    More Mary Queen of Scots 

    Everything That Had To Happen For Mary Queen Of Scots To Be Executed In Front Of 500 People#144 of 275 The Best Movies Based On True Stories#150 of 340 The Best Political Films Ever Made

  • The Other Boleyn Girl
    Photo: Columbia Pictures

    Fans of Reign will be enraptured by this 2008 drama film featuring one of King Henry VIII's unlucky brides and her sister.

    The Other Boleyn Girl is a 2008 historical romantic drama film directed by Justin Chadwick, based on the 2001 novel by Philippa Gregory. 16th-century aristocrats Mary Boleyn (Scarlett Johansson) and her sister Anne (Natalie Portman) contend for the affection of King Henry VIII (Eric Bana).... more on Wikipedia
    Great next watch?

    More The Other Boleyn Girl 

    #340 of 836 The Greatest Chick Flicks Ever Made#62 of 78 The Best Period Romance Movies#6 of 23 Great Movies About Real Female Rulers