A quick list of some of my recent and current British telly favorites - thank you, PBS, for bringing them to us
Mr. Selfridge - The story of American entrepreneur Harry Gordon Selfridge, the colorful and visionary founder of Selfridges, London's lavish department store.
Call the Midwife - Season 6 of this fabulous drama, set in London's East End in the 1960s, premiered last weekend.
Home Fires - Inspired by the book Jambusters, Julie Summers' enthralling history of the Women's Institute in World War II, Home Fires follows a group of inspirational women in a rural English community where the shadow of the war casts a dark cloud over their lives. Season 2 also premiered last weekend.
Indian Summers - Set in a subtropical paradise, Indian Summers explores the collision of the high-living English ruling class with the local people agitating for Indian independence. As the drama unfolds, the two sides alternately clash and merge in an intricate game of power, politics, and passion.