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The Bastard ExecutionerThe Bastard Executioner
FX, 2015 | Drama, Thriller, Military/War, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.2/5

The show tells the story of a warrior knight in King Edward III's charge who is broken by the ravages of war and vows to lay down his sword. But when that violence finds him again he is forced to pick up the bloodiest sword of all.


The Right StuffThe Right Stuff
Disney+, 2020 | Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

The Right Stuff takes a gritty, anti-nostalgic look at what would become America's first reality show as the obsessive original Mercury Seven astronauts and their families become instant celebrities in a competition that will either kill them or make them immortal. The one-hour drama will follow the protagonists from the Mojave Desert to the edges of space, with future seasons carrying through to humankind's greatest achievement: the moon landing.


CamelotCamelot
Starz, 2011 | Drama, Adventure, Fantasy, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.4/5

Based on the original story, Arthur and his knights of the round table set out on adventures to save Camelot.


Ancient AliensAncient Aliens

What if life on Earth began in outer space? Millions of people accept the theory that intelligent life forms visited Earth thousands of years ago and were worshiped as gods by primitive man.


The RomanoffsThe Romanoffs
Amazon, 2018 | Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.3/5

The series will center around the Romanov family. The Romanov family, for those unaware, were the last imperial dynasty to rule Russia. The family was killed after an attack by revolutionaries in 1918, but the remains of one of the czar's daughters and his only son were never found. The mystery of the "Romanov survivors" has pervaded through the ages, with multiple people claiming to either be a survivor or a descendant of one.


Murdoch MysteriesMurdoch Mysteries
CBC, 2008 | Crime, Mystery, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

A Victorian-era Toronto detective uses then-cutting edge forensic techniques to solve crimes, with the assistance of a female coroner who is also struggling for recognition in the face of tradition, based on the books by Maureen Jennings.


ManhattanManhattan
WGN, 2014 | Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

The show is set against the backdrop of the clandestine mission to build the world's first atomic bomb in Los Alamos, New Mexico and follows the brilliant but flawed scientists and their families as they attempt to co-exist in a world where secrets and lies infiltrate every aspect of their lives.


Catherine the GreatCatherine the Great
Sky Atlantic, 2019 | Drama, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 2.1/5

Catherine the Great delves into the politically tumultuous and sexually charged court of the most powerful female monarch in history. Catherine wielded supreme power throughout Russia for nearly half of the 18th century - strong-minded, independent, brilliantly intelligent and sexually liberated, she was the definition of the modern woman. The miniseries will follow Catherine towards the end of her reign and her passionate affair with Grigory Potemkin. Amid scandal, intrigue and immense conflict, this is a story of obsessive love. Unable to publicly marry and famously promiscuous, they develop a unique and devoted relationship, overcoming their adversaries and together shaping Russia as we know it today.


The White QueenThe White Queen

This is described as a tale of love and loss, seduction and deception, betrayal and murder woven through the stories of three different yet equally driven women caught up in the ongoing conflict for the throne: Elizabeth Woodville, Margaret Beaufort and Anne Neville.


Drunk HistoryDrunk History

A weekly, half-hour series where historical reenactments by A-list talent are presented by inebriated storytellers.