TV series about England

TV series about England
List of the best series about England, selected by visitors to our site: Bridgerton, The English Game, Exile, The Victim, The Hour, The Wrong Mans, Vexed, Glue, The Rook, Partners in Crime.

In the top there are new series of 2021, a plot description and trailers for series that have already been released.

Bridgerton (2020)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUSA
CharactersFamily, Rich
PlotLove, Relationship, Money, Intrigue, Balls
PlaceEngland
Time19th century
StyleEasy, By books, Women in the lead roles, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

Wealth, lust, and betrayal set in the backdrop of Regency era England, seen through the eyes of the powerful Bridgerton family.

The English Game (2020)
Markimdb: 7.6
Genredrama, history, sport
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersPoor
PlotSoccer
PlaceEngland
Time19th century
StyleBased on real events

Two 19th-century footballers on opposite sides of a class divide navigate professional and personal turmoil to change the game — and England — forever.

Exile (2011)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genrethriller, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration02:54
PlaceEngland
StyleAction, Dark, Fascinating

Exile is a British psychological thriller television series dealing with the topic of Alzheimer's disease against a background of corruption. It stars John Simm and Jim Broadbent and was broadcast on BBC One. The series received varyingly positive reviews.John Simm received a BAFTA nomination for his role as Tom Ronstadt, as did the director John Alexander.

The Victim (2019)
Markimdb: 7.7
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersNurses
PlotDeath, Social networks
PlaceEngland

A grieving mother is accused of identifying online the man she believes killed her son. But is he really a notorious child murderer or a tragic victim of mistaken identity?

The Hour (2011)
Markimdb: 8
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:58
CharactersSpy, Journalists
PlotInvestigation, Politics, Love triangle
PlaceEngland
StyleAtmospheric, Action

A behind-the-scenes drama and espionage thriller in Cold War-era England that centers on a journalist, a producer, and an anchorman for an investigative news programme.

The Wrong Mans (2013)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genrethriller, comedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:29
CharactersMafia, Friends, Partners
PlaceEngland
StyleSpectacular

Comedy thriller about two well-meaning idiots who become entangled in a hideous world of crime, conspiracy and corruption.

Vexed (2010)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genrecomedy, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:59
CharactersPartners
PlotInvestigation
PlaceEngland
StyleSpectacular, Fascinating

Comedy drama following a mismatched pair of police officers who disagree on everything with their partner, from policing to their personal life.

Glue (2014)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:43
CharactersTeenagers, Horses
PlotMystery
PlaceVillage, England
StyleAtmospheric

In Overton, a remote little village in the English countryside, the townsfolk have two interests which are farming and racehorses. Life there seems simple but the village teens resort to playing chicken over razor-sharp blades spinning atop farm silos and other dangerous games to kill their boredom.Then, quite suddenly, life in Overton becomes a lot less boring. Another, much more literal type of killing is revealed when someone finds the body of a local teen under the wheels of a tractor. Now a murder investigation will bring to light all those secrets this close-knit community has been hiding, and life in Overton will never be the same.

The Rook (2019)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, thriller, fantasy, drama
CountryUSA
Duration00:48
CharactersSuperhero, Strong women
PlotSuperpowers, Supernatural, Investigation, Mystery, Lost memory
PlaceEngland
StyleFor girls, Atmospheric, Action

After waking in a park with total amnesia — and surrounded by dead bodies, all wearing latex gloves — a young woman must fight to uncover her past, and resume her position at the head of Britain’s most secret (supernatural) service before the traitors who stole her memory can finish what they started.

Partners in Crime (2015)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:40
CharactersPartners
PlotInvestigation, Mystery
PlaceEngland
StyleAtmospheric, By books

Set in a 1950s Britain rising from the ashes of the Blitz into the grip of a new Cold War, our beekeeping duo stumble into a world of murder, undercover agents and cold war conspiracy. Tuppence is a woman who sees adventure round every corner, throwing herself head first into every mystery with passion and fervour, determined to get to the truth no matter what it takes, much to the dismay of her more cautious husband Tommy.

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Brassic (2019)
Markimdb: 8.3
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersCriminals, Friends, Friends, Psychiatrists
PlotAdventures, Money
PlaceEngland
StyleFancy

A group of working-class friends finding unconventional ways to win at life in northern suburbia. These lads have dealt, scammed, bribed and conned their way through adolescence, but now, on the brink of adulthood, their dealing and stealing is catching up with them and a whole load of trouble is heading their way.

Jamaica Inn (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersSmugglers
PlaceEngland
Time19th century
StyleAction, By books, Touching

Set in 1820 against the forbidding backdrop of windswept Cornish moors, the story follows the journey of young and spirited Mary who is forced to live with her Aunt Patience after the death of her mother. Mary arrives at the isolated Jamaica Inn to discover her Aunt is a shell of the carefree woman she remembers from her childhood, and instead finds a drudge who is firmly under the spell of her domineering husband Joss. The Inn has no guests - the rooms are locked and kept for storage - but it soon becomes clear that it’s a cover, as Joss is the leader of a smuggling ring, and Jamaica Inn the hub of his ‘free’ trade.

Wolf Hall (2015)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genredrama, biography, history
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:00
CharactersKings, Priests
PlotDeath, Politics
PlaceEngland
StyleBy books, Fascinating

Following the fact-based historical book of the same name, this drama follows the rise of Cromwell as he becomes Henry the VIII's closest advisor. England in the 1520s is a heartbeat from disaster. If the King dies without a male heir, the country could be destroyed by civil war. Henry VIII wants to annul his marriage of twenty years and marry Anne Boleyn. The Pope and most of Europe oppose him. Into this impasse steps Thomas Cromwell: a wholly original man, a charmer, and a bully, both idealist and opportunist, astute in reading people, and implacable in his ambition. But Henry is volatile: one day tender, one day murderous. Cromwell helps him break the opposition, but what will be the price of his triumph?

Babylon (2014)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:35
PlaceEngland
StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating

London's police force is in need of a public image revamp. And Chief Constable Richard Miller has found just the woman to do it...American visionary from the world of new media Liz Garvey, sets out to revolutionise the force's PR department just as an outbreak of violence erupts.

The White Queen (2013)
Markimdb: 7.8
Genremelodrama, drama, military, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration00:43
CharactersKings
PlotIntrigue, Deception
PlaceEngland
StyleFascinating

Set against the backdrop of the Wars of the Roses, the series is the story of the women caught up in the protracted conflict for the throne of England.

Taboo (2017)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genrethriller, drama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:43
CharactersBusinessmen
PlotRevenge
PlaceEngland
StyleFancy

Adventurer James Keziah Delaney returns to London from Africa in 1814 along with fourteen stolen diamonds to seek vengeance after the death of his father.

Dates (2013)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genremelodrama, drama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:25
PlotLove
PlaceEngland
StyleRomantic, Easy, To cry, Fascinating

Dates is a British television romantic drama series created by Bryan Elsley, who also created Skins, which first aired on Channel 4 on 10 June 2013, at 22:00, as part of its "Mating Season" programming, illustrating a series of first dates between online dating service users. The show's target audience is "ABC1".

The Mill (2013)
Markimdb: 7.5
Genredrama
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:00
PlotInvestigation
PlaceEngland
Time19th century
StyleDark, Fascinating, Touching

Powerful historical drama series, based on the lives of real people, telling the story of young 19th-century apprentices taking their lives into their own hands for the first time.

The Guilty (2013)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genredrama, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration00:46
PlotInvestigation, Relationship
PlaceEngland

Lives are torn apart and relationships fractured forever when a young child goes missing. Five years later, DCI Maggie Brand leads a new investigation and puts at risk her own happy family life.

Black Work (2015)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
Duration01:00
PlotInvestigation
PlaceEngland
StyleAction

'Black Work' is the story of Jo Gillespie, a woman who's husband is shot dead in the line of action, in his job as a undercover cop. Jo, a police officer herself soon has to confront issues in her marriage and family life in order to discover who really killed her husband.




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