Top 10 awesome shows like Wagner that you will enjoy watching

You just finished watching Wagner and you can't get over how good this show was. Now you want to watch more of such masterpieces. We have curated a list of similar shows which are created by the likes of Tony Palmer, Richard Burton and Vanessa Redgrave . Here goes the list -

  1. Peter the Great
  2. The First Churchills
  3. Kennedy
  4. Sadat
  5. Captain James Cook
  6. Ike: The War Years
  7. Elizabeth R
  8. The Lives of Benjamin Franklin
  9. Napoleon and Love
  10. Edward the King
  1. Peter the Great

    Peter the Great

    Biopic of Peter I, Czar of Russia, from childhood in 1682 to the Great Northern War against Sweden during the 1700s.

    This show, created by Marvin J. Chomsky, Maximilian Schell and Vanessa Redgrave, scores 7.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

  2. The First Churchills

    The First Churchills

    The lives of John Churchill, the first Duke of Marlborough, and his wife Sarah.

    This show, created by David Giles, John Neville and Susan Hampshire, scores 8.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

  3. Kennedy

    Kennedy

    Biography of the 1961-1963 Presidency of John F. Kennedy.

    This show, created by Jim Goddard, John Shea and E.G. Marshall, scores 7.9 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

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  4. Sadat

    Sadat

    The dramatization of the life of Egyptian leader Muhammad Anwar al-Sadat, from his early years as a young officer fighting the British, to his assassination in 1981.

    This show, created by Richard Michaels, Louis Gossett Jr. and John Rhys-Davies, scores 6.5 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

  5. Captain James Cook

    Captain James Cook

    Based on Captain James Cook's three voyages. It was on his first voyage, in 1770 (while in the South Pacific region to observe the transit of Venus), that Captain Cook discovered the east coast of Australia. He later recommended Australia as a future British colony.

    This show, created by Lawrence Gordon Clark, Keith Michell and John Gregg, scores 8.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

  6. Ike: The War Years

    Ike: The War Years

    During World War II, General Dwight D. Eisenhower serves as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe. On a personal level, he has an extramarital affair with his driver Kay Summersby.

    This show, created by Boris Sagal, Robert Duvall and Lee Remick, scores 7.1 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

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  7. Elizabeth R

    Elizabeth R

    When Elizabeth Tudor comes to the throne, her (male) advisers know she has to marry. Doesn't she? Thus starts a decades-long political/ matrimonial game, during an age of high passions and high achievement.

    This show, created by Roderick Graham, Glenda Jackson and Ronald Hines, scores 8.7 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

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  8. The Lives of Benjamin Franklin

    The Lives of Benjamin Franklin

    A mini-series made up of four plays, each showing Benjamin Franklin at a different stage in his life. In each episode, Franklin is played by a different actor.

    This show, created by Glenn Jordan, Willie Aames and Brian Avery, scores 8.0 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

  9. Napoleon and Love

    Napoleon and Love

    A dramatized account of Napoleon's (Sir Ian Holm's) love life and his many women. From first love, marriage, and betrayal with Josephine (Billie Whitelaw), liaisons with actresses, his love for the beautiful patriotic Marie Walewska (Catherine Schell), and his second marriage to Austrian Marie-Louise (Susan Wooldridge), all the time seeking an heir, and building an empire. There are nine fifty-minute episodes.

    This show, created by Derek Bennett, Ian Holm and Billie Whitelaw, scores 7.2 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

  10. Edward the King

    Edward the King

    The life of Edward VII (1841 - 1910), the King of the United Kingdom. Before becoming the King, he developed a reputation of a playboy, which angered his mother, Queen Victoria. He was a reformer and modernizer, but also an elitist.

    This show, created by John Gorrie, Annette Crosbie and Timothy West, scores 8.3 on IMDb.

    Genres - History | Drama | Biography

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