It’s the time of the year that’s perfect to get cozy and get transported away by some outstanding storytelling. This month, we have the perfect collection of British dramas to help you do just that. Enter to win 1 of 4 fabulous prize packages including DVD box sets of The Paradise and Lark Rise to Candleford from our friends at BBC Worldwide, along with a beautiful behind-the-scenes coffee table book of Mr. Selfridge from our friends at ITV.
THIS CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ENTERED. WE WILL NOTIFY WINNERS BETWEEN FEB. 16 – 18.
All you need to do is fill out and submit the entry form below for your chance to win!
BRIT DRAMA WATCH
Don’t miss a moment of the engrossing story of Harry and Rose Selfridge and their retail empire as our PREMIERE of Season 2 of Mr. Selfridge continues Wednesdays at 10pm ET/7 PT through February 4, 2015.
Then, our PREMIERE of Season 2 of The Paradise begins Wednesday, February 11 at 10pm ET/7 PT. Return to the intoxicating and romantic world of turn of the 20th century retail with Denise and Moray as, a year later, love and revenge smoulder as rivalries reignite.
Then, by popular demand, we’re encoring all 4 seasons of the beautiful and charming Lark Rise to Candleford. Get reacquainted with plucky Laura Timmins as she makes her way through the challenges of moving from village life to town life to build a life of her own.
EACH PRIZE PACKAGE INCLUDES
One (1) copy of The World of Mr. Selfridge: The Glamour and Romance by Alison Maloney The official book companion to the series.
With love affairs, class issues, glamour, great story-telling and social history, Mr Selfridge is the biggest budget ITV-produced drama of all time. Beginning in 1909, Mr Selfridge follows a colourful cast of characters whose lives and fortunes are entangled with the founder of the magnificent department store. This lavishly illustrated book with hundreds of high quality photographs is the official companion to the series. Written with a foreword by series producer Andrew Davies, the book takes fans on a journey through the world of Harry Gordon Selfridge. Rich with historical detail it explores the man himself, his relationship with his family as well as the store, its departments and changing fashions in the early twentieth century.
One (1) copy of The Paradise Season 1 DVD box set
Set amidst the Victorian splendor of Britain’s first department store, The Paradise is a rags-to-riches story of a young girl who falls in love with the intoxicating charms of the modern world. As Denise finds her feet as a lowly shop girl, she must navigate her way through power struggles, intrigues, and affairs. When the shop’s dashing and reckless owner, John Moray, spots her talents, she knows she can use this opportunity to rise to great things. The 3-disc set also includes the special feature, Behind The Doors of Paradise, containing a tour of the set; cast interviews and a visit to the show’s costume department.
One (1) copy of Lark Rise to Candleford: The Complete Collection deluxe, 14-disc DVD box set
Flora Thompson’s charming love letter to a vanished corner of rural England is brought to life in this heartwarming BBC adaptation starring Olivia Hallinan (The Paradise), Julia Sawalha (Absolutely Fabulous) and Brendan Coyle (Downton Abbey). Set in the late 19th century, this rich, funny and emotional series follows the relationship of two contrasting communities: Lark Rise, a small hamlet gently holding onto the past, and Candleford, a neighboring market town bustling into the future. When young Laura Timmins leaves Lark Rise for a job at the Candleford post office, she discovers an eye-opening, exciting new world. In the face of scandals and feuds, she must leave her childhood behind and forge her own path to womanhood. Special features in this amazing, 14-DVD collection include The Making of Lark Rise to Candleford, 8 behind the scenes featurettes and a visit to Flora Thompson’s birthplace with artist and architect Sir Hugh Casson.
HOW TO ENTER
Just fill out and submit the entry form below.
Contest closes Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 11:59pm ET.
One entry per day per valid email address.
Must be 19 years or older to enter.
Contest not open to residents of Quebec.