Gentleman Jack

Gentleman Jack

  • Seasons:
  • 1
Set in 1832 Halifax, West Yorkshire, and inspired by a remarkable true story, Season One of this drama series follows the charismatic Anne Lister (Suranne Jones) as she attempts to revitalize her inherited home—and marry a wealthy heiress (Sophie Rundle). Told over the course of eight episodes, “Gentleman Jack” examines Lister's relationships with her family, servants, tenants, rivals and, most important, her would-be wife.
Set in 1832 Halifax, West Yorkshire, and inspired by a remarkable true story, Season One of this drama series follows the charismatic Anne Lister (Suranne Jones) as she attempts to revitalize her inherited home—and marry a wealthy heiress (Sophie Rundle). Told over the course of eight episodes, “Gentleman Jack” examines Lister's relationships with her family, servants, tenants, rivals and, most important, her would-be wife.

Season 1 (10 episodes)

  • 1. I was just passing

    Original air date: 04/22/2019 Runtime: 56:51 min.

    Original air date: 04/22/2019 Runtime: 56:51 min. Rejected by her would-be companion Vere Hobart, Anne Lister returns to her shabby ancestral home, Shibden Hall, determined to restore its fortunes and find herself a wife.

  • 2. I just went there to study anatomy

    Original air date: 04/29/2019 Runtime: 57:06 min.

    Original air date: 04/29/2019 Runtime: 57:06 min. Lister begins a playful but dangerous courtship of Ann Walker, who soon finds herself captivated by her charismatic and unusual neighbor.

  • 3. Oh is that what you call it?

    Original air date: 05/06/2019 Runtime: 57:04 min.

    Original air date: 05/06/2019 Runtime: 57:04 min. Lister and Ann Walker's liaison takes a thrilling turn, as mutual acquaintances begin to chatter about their relationship.

  • 4. Most women are dull and stupid

    Original air date: 05/13/2019 Runtime: 57:23 min.

    Original air date: 05/13/2019 Runtime: 57:23 min. Lister and Ann Walker are consumed by the excitement of their affair, until bad news yields a crippling secret.

  • 5. Let's have another look at your past perfect

    Original air date: 05/20/2019 Runtime: 56:57 min.

    Original air date: 05/20/2019 Runtime: 56:57 min. The arrival of an unsavory figure from Ann Walker's past stirs up trouble and prompts Lister to deal with matters in her own inimitable fashion.

  • 6. Do ladies do that?

    Original air date: 05/27/2019 Runtime: 57:30 min.

    Original air date: 05/27/2019 Runtime: 57:30 min. With Ann Walker's mental state in a downward spiral, Lister contemplates travelling to Europe alone. Aunt Anne and Captain Lister endure another visit from the irritating Mr. Abbott. Lister reopens her coal-mine negotiations with the Rawson brothers.

  • 7. Why've you brought that?

    Original air date: 06/01/2019 Runtime: 57:23 min.

    Original air date: 06/01/2019 Runtime: 57:23 min. Before setting off for Europe, Lister invites Christopher Rawson to Shibden to rebuke him for publicly insulting Marian. Later, Lister comes up with a bold strategy to mine her own coal and expose the Rawson brothers' industrial-scale theft.

  • 8. Are you still talking?

    Original air date: 06/01/2019 Runtime: 57:31 min.

    Original air date: 06/01/2019 Runtime: 57:31 min. Season One Finale. Difficult news from Shibden spurs Lister to leave behind her newly aristocratic lifestyle in Denmark, while Ann Walker finds the courage to take control of her own destiny in Scotland.

  • 101. Gentleman Jack: Trailer

    Runtime: 1:52 min.

    Runtime: 1:52 min. A quick preview of this series about 19th Century landowner Anne Lister who returns to her home to transform its fate--and with plans to marry a woman. Suranne Jones and Sophie Rundle head up the cast.

  • 102. Gentleman Jack: Season 1 Invitation to the Set

    Runtime: 1:47 min.

    Runtime: 1:47 min. Join the cast and crew of 'Gentleman Jack' on the set of this drama series.