Talk about diverse! Kate Bekinsale has done Shakespeare, Jane Austen, and Merchant-Ivory historical costume movies, as well as a ton of fantasy flicks and modern dramas. But we’re not going to talk about the later ones here because that’s not our jam. We love what Kate’s done in fine frocks as a fiery historical heroine!
Hero in Much Ado About Nothing (1993)
Flora Poste in Cold Comfort Farm (1995)
Emma Woodhouse in Emma (1996)
Maggie Verver in The Golden Bowl (2000)
Nurse Lt. Evelyn Johnson in Pearl Harbor (2001)
Ava Gardner in The Aviator (2004)
Eliza Graves in Stonehurst Asylum (2014)
Lady Susan Vernon in Love & Friendship (2016)
What’s your favorite historical costume movie or TV role of Kate Beckinsale’s?