Anne Lister (SURANNE JONES), Aunt Anne Lister (GEMMA JONES), Marian Lister (GEMMA WHELAN), Jeremy Lister (TIMOTHY WEST). Picture: Lookout Point - Photographer: Jay Brooks

Who's who in BBC One drama Gentleman Jack

With the first episode of Gentleman Jack just around the corner, we take a look at the characters will be making an appearance in the BBC One drama, which starts at 9pm on Sunday (May 19).

Read: Suranne Jones: Filming at Anne Lister’s home of Shibden Hall was magical

Nineteenth-century landowner of Shibden Hall, Anne Lister is Gentleman Jack. Lister was give the nickname by her neighbours as an insult, mocking her masculine appearance and interest in women.

1. Anne Lister (Suranne Jones)

Nineteenth-century landowner of Shibden Hall, Anne Lister is Gentleman Jack. Lister was give the nickname by her neighbours as an insult, mocking her masculine appearance and interest in women.
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Walker is a wealthy heiress and is seduced by Lister when the pair meet in 1832. She grew up in Lightcliffe and the couple are known "for what is interpreted as the site of the first lesbian marriage to be held in Britain."

2. Ann Walker (Sophie Rundle)

Walker is a wealthy heiress and is seduced by Lister when the pair meet in 1832. She grew up in Lightcliffe and the couple are known "for what is interpreted as the site of the first lesbian marriage to be held in Britain."
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Marian is Annes younger sister. Shes concerned by the repercussions of Annes eccentricities, including her siblings administration of the family estate, Shibden Hall.

3. Marian Lister (Gemma Whelan)

Marian is Annes younger sister. Shes concerned by the repercussions of Annes eccentricities, including her siblings administration of the family estate, Shibden Hall.
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Aunt Anne Lister is (as her name suggests) Anne Lister's aunt. The pair share a loving relationship. Gemma Jones previously played the same character in 2010 BBC drama The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister.

4. Aunt Anne Lister (Gemma Jones)

Aunt Anne Lister is (as her name suggests) Anne Lister's aunt. The pair share a loving relationship. Gemma Jones previously played the same character in 2010 BBC drama The Secret Diaries of Miss Anne Lister.
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