Julia Sawalha
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Why is costume drama so popular?

BBC One's period drama Lark Rise to Candleford returns for its fourth series this Sunday. It follows the success of Upstairs, Downstairs and Downton Abbey which were broadcast this winter.

Lark Rise to Candleford's latest cast member Richard Harrington who plays Gabriel Cochrane and Ruby Bentall who plays Minnie, spoke to BBC Breakfast about why costume drama remains so popular.

  • 06 Jan 2011