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What to Watch If You Love 'The Tudors'

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List RulesVote up the films and series you know other fans of The Tudors will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen The Tudors.

Wondering what to watch after The Tudors? If the historical drama series has you hungry for more palace intrigue and costumed romance, you're in luck! Since the public fascination with royalty is not ceasing any time soon, there are loads of other movies and TV shows like The Tudors ready for you to start bingeing

If you’re on the hunt for movies and TV shows similar to The TudorsThe Borgias is a great TV series about the behind-the-scenes drama among historical noble families. The White Queen is another great show, with exquisite costumes and violent conflict.

For fans of The Tudors looking for good movie recommendations, Braveheart is a violent costume drama in a familiar historical setting. Other good movies and shows featured on this list include Spartacus: Blood and SandDownton Abbey, and Gladiator.

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  • The Spanish Princess
    Photo: Starz

    If you loved The Tudors, you'll love this period drama about the life and times of Catherine of Aragon, the first wife of Henry VIII.

    The Spanish Princess (Starz, 2019) is a historical drama television limited series developed by Emma Frost and Matthew Graham, based on the novels by Philippa Gregory. The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon (Charlotte Hope), navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne.... more on Wikipedia
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  • The White Queen
    Photo: BBC One

    Fans of The Tudors will love revisiting the War of The Roses in this BBC historical drama miniseries.

    The White Queen (BBC One, 2013) is a British historical drama television miniseries based on the novel series by Philippa Gregory. In 1460s England, three women - Elizabeth Woodville (Rebecca Ferguson), Margaret Beaufort (Amanda Hale), and Anne Neville (Faye Marsay) - manipulate events behind the scenes of history to gain power.... more on Wikipedia
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  • The White Princess
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    This period drama series is a great choice for fans of The Tudors if they're looking for a series taking place in the aftermath of the War of the Roses. 

    The White Princess (Starz, 2017) is a historical drama television miniseries developed by Jamie Payne and Alex Kalymnios, based on the 2013 novel by Philippa Gregory. After the marriage of Henry VII (Jacob Collins-Levy) and Elizabeth of York (Jodie Comer) ends the War of the Roses, their mutual distrust slowly becomes a threat to the kingdom.... more on Wikipedia
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  • The Borgias
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    This historical fiction about a power grap for the papacy is a great choice for fans of The Tudors.

    The Borgias (Showtime, 2011) is a historical-fiction drama television series created by Neil Jordan. In the fifteenth century, Pope Alexander VI (Jeremy Irons) tries to control all power in Italy with the help of his several sons, through murder, intrigue, war, and marriage alliances.... more on Wikipedia
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