Kate Beckinsale recently starred in the Jane Austen adaptation Love and Friendship, and returned from the 1800s to dish out some advice on how to snatch a 19th century gentleman caller. As Austen and your pretentious girlfriends say, "It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife." According to the real 19th century etiquette guides, that wife speaks in a "subdued tone," and never feeds herself from a buffet.

Kate Beckinsale reads dating advice from the 1800s

TBH, Kate Beckinsale could get a guy in any century.

Posted by The Scene on Tuesday, July 26, 2016