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BBC ‘in talks’ with Gentleman Jack series creator after cancellation

Gentleman Jack’s two lead actresses and the BBC have responded after the series was axed by HBO.  Co-produced by the BBC and HBO, Gentleman Jack is based on Anne Lister’s diaries. The diaries, written in secret code, documented Lister’s relationships with women and her eventual marriage to Ann Walker. While the American network announced yesterday …

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Lesbian period drama Gentleman Jack cancelled after two seasons

The much-loved lesbian period drama Gentleman Jack has been cancelled after two seasons. Starring Suranne Jones and Sophie Rundle, Gentleman Jack is based on the real-life diaries of Anne Lister. The series follows Anne Lister- a Yorkshire landowner and industrialist- referred to as the “first modern lesbian” due to her diaries, written in secret code, …