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Sally Wainwright & Suranne Jones on "Gentleman Jack"

Clip: 04/26/2019 | 2m 19s Video has closed captioning.

HBO’s “Gentleman Jack” has joined the ranks of English period dramas like “The Crown” and “Downtown Abbey”- but with a twist. It showcases the life of Anne Lister, a 19th century businesswoman who defies the era’s stereotypes by following her heart and marrying a woman. Actress Suranne Jones and writer/director Sally Wainright join the program to discuss their groundbreaking new series.

Aired: 04/26/19

Rating: NR

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