tv on film

anonymous asked:

what are your favourite royalty-related tv shows / films?

‘Real’ ones

The Kings Speech of course!

The Young Vicotoria

Elizabeth and Elizabeth the Golden Age

Mrs Brown

The Lost Prince 

Charles II - the Power and the Passion

The Crown

King Girl King 

Sissi – The Young Empress

Fictional but still royalish

Disney’s Robin Hood

A Little Princess 

The King and I

Princess Diares 1 and 2 

The Last Kingdom

The Hollow Crown

King Lear (1983)

Viola Davis will star in and produce a biopic on the life of Harriet Tubman on HBO, the movie is based on the 2004 book, “Bound for the Promised Land Harriet Tubman Portrait: of an American Hero” by historian Kate Clifford Larson.

And Aisha Hinds is playing Harriet Tubman in WGN America’s Underground.

And Cynthia Erivo will play the iconic abolitionist Harriet Tubman in the upcoming Macro/New Balloon biopic, HARRIET.



Hidden Figures wins, Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.

Viola Davis wins, Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role for her role in Fences.

Mahershala Ali wins, Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role for his role in Moonlight.

Denzel Washington wins, Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for his role in Fences.

Black people won big tonight, at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. January 29, 2017 @ Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, CA.