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‘Victoria on Masterpiece’ Season 3 Premieres Jan. 13

Published on January 5, 2019 By MiChelle Jones

The third season of Victoria on Masterpiece premieres on Sunday, Jan. 13, at 8 p.m. This will not only be the U.S. premiere, it’ll also be the world premiere because the episodes will air here in the U.S. before they are shown in the United Kingdom. It’s 1848 when the story picks up. Queen Victoria […]

NPT’s 2018 Royal Wedding Coverage Starts May 14; Wedding Ceremony on NPT2

Published on May 12, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

NPT is airing a full week of programming leading to the May 19, 2018, wedding of Britain’s Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle. In addition, we’ll air five hours of live BBC coverage of the event on NPT2, beginning at 3 a.m., with an encore presentation later […]

‘British Antiques Roadshow’ Airs; Antiques & Garden Show Ticket Contest

Published on January 16, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

Now there are even more opportunities for NPT viewers to enjoy Antiques Roadshow! We’ve added half-hour episodes of the British version of the show – snippets of which are an occasional bonus on the American version – Sundays at 6:30 p.m. Antiques Roadshow originated in the UK and like its American counterpart, the British version […]

‘Victoria on Masterpiece’ Season 2 Premieres Jan. 14; Binge on NPT Passport

Published on January 3, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

Victoria on Masterpiece returns to NPT for a second season beginning Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018 at 8 p.m. Written by historical novelist Daisy Goodwin, the series chronicles Victoria’s first years on the throne as she learns what it means to be queen, while also starting a family – including the all-important task of producing an […]

NPT’s ‘Victoria Preview & Celebration’ is Dec. 10 at The Franklin Theatre

Published on December 1, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

Join NPT for an advance screening of the new season of Victoria on Masterpiece on Sunday, Dec. 10, during the Victoria Preview & Celebration at The Franklin Theatre. The event includes a reception with appetizers inspired by popular dishes of the era, drinks, photo opportunities and a preview of the first hour of the Season […]

Victorian Treats Premiere on NPT This Week

Published on May 2, 2017 By MiChelle Jones

The Victorian era was a time of extraordinary breakthroughs, particularly in engineering, science and literature. Beginning this week, NPT will air two series that explore this fascinating era: Victorian Slum House, a living history experience, begins Tuesday, May 2; while Dickens’ characters intermingle in new plotlines in Dickensian, starting Thursday, May 4.   East Enders […]

New Masterpiece Dramas Start January 1 with ‘Sherlock’

Published on December 30, 2016 By MiChelle Jones

A fresh trio of Masterpiece dramas premiere in January, starting with Sherlock on Masterpiece on New Year’s Day at 8 p.m., followed in the coming weeks by the new series Victoria, and the second season of Mercy Street. GAME CHANGER Season 4 of Sherlock begins with “The Six Thatchers,” which finds the famously manic and […]

Enjoy Victorian Holiday Celebrations in Advance of Victoria on Masterpiece

Published on December 3, 2016 By MiChelle Jones

Victoria on Masterpiece premieres with a two-hour special, Sunday, Jan. 15, at 8 p.m. This new series follows the feisty teen queen’s reign after she ascended the British throne in 1837 and features finely appointed interiors, lavish costumes and extravagant ballroom scenes as it provides a look at the woman who gave her name to […]