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Blast from the past: TV's historical dramas

By Ashley Strickland, CNN
updated 2:50 PM EDT, Tue July 8, 2014
The much-anticipated series "Outlander" begins on Starz on Saturday, August 9. Based on Diana Gabaldon's best-selling books, the story follows WWII combat nurse Claire Randall (Caitriona Balfe), who travels back in time to 1743 and encounters Scottish warrior Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan). Click through our gallery to see other favorite TV period pieces. The much-anticipated series "Outlander" begins on Starz on Saturday, August 9. Based on Diana Gabaldon's best-selling books, the story follows WWII combat nurse Claire Randall (Caitriona Balfe), who travels back in time to 1743 and encounters Scottish warrior Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan). Click through our gallery to see other favorite TV period pieces.
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Blast from the past: Historical dramas
'Downton Abbey'
'Masters of Sex'
'Halt and Catch Fire'
'The Musketeers'
'Crossbones'
'Penny Dreadful'
'Game of Thrones'
'Turn'
'Reign'
'The Americans'
'Mr. Selfridge'
'Call the Midwife'
'Da Vinci's Demons'
'Boardwalk Empire'
'Black Sails'
'Doctor Who'
'The Paradise'
'Mad Men'
'Ripper Street'
Farewell: 'Copper'
Farewell: 'The Borgias'
Farewell: 'The Hour'
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