ⓘ Cultural depictions of Elizabeth I of England

                                     

ⓘ Cultural depictions of Elizabeth I of England

Elizabeth I of England has inspired artistic and cultural works for over four centuries. The following lists cover various media, enduring works of high art, and recent representations in popular culture, film and fiction. The entries represent portrayals that a reader has a reasonable chance of encountering rather than a complete catalogue.

                                     
  • portraiture of Elizabeth I of England illustrates the evolution of English royal portraits in the Early Modern period from the representations of simple likenesses
  • James VI and I has been depicted a number of times in popular culture. James was first depicted in depth for the modern stage in the four - act comedy Jamie
  • 12th - century ruler Empress Matilda has been depicted in various cultural media. Matilda is a character in Henry I of England a play by Beth Flintoff, which was
  • Good Queen Bess: The Story of Elizabeth I of England is a 1990 Children s biography by Diane Stanley and Peter Vennema. It describes the life and times
  • Elizabeth R is a BBC television drama serial of six 85 - minute plays starring Glenda Jackson as Elizabeth I of England It was first broadcast on BBC2
  • Elizabeth I is a three - part British docudrama first broadcast in 2017 about Elizabeth I and starring Lily Cole as a titular character and Vincent Kerschbaum
  • Mary I of England has been depicted in popular culture a number of times. Marie Tudor 1833 by Victor Hugo. The Tower of London 1840 by William Harrison
  • John of England has been portrayed many times in fiction, generally reflecting the overwhelmingly negative view of his reputation. The North Wall Frieze
  • Over England 1937 and The Sea Hawk 1940 which deal with much the same story. Matheson Lang as Francis Drake Athene Seyler as Queen Elizabeth I Jane
  • as Elizabeth I of England The miniseries covers approximately the last 24 years of her nearly 45 - year reign. Part 1 focuses on the final years of her