Gentleman Jack Season 2, a high-spirited, marvelous series has been released recently on HBO. The first season took us through an exciting journey of Anne Lister’s love story hidden in a cryptic language in her treasured diary.
Her will to change the perspective held towards a woman, the search for power to be in charge and her soft romance with Ann Walker was just the sweet and strong perfect combination we needed.
Anne was the strong-minded, ambitious character who was called out names and teased all her life making her perfect for Ann who seems broken and fragile with a hardcore strong heart, their dreamy romance leaves us all smiling ourselves.
The new season sounds upbeat. Anne Lister is willing to lead a respected life as a woman with all the luxuries provided to a man by society and leaving a powerful impact shown alongside her “fruitful past” Discovered by Ann Walker, who is Anne’s true love indeed? Who after all, is the other woman? These questions are all answered in the playful and adventurous new season.
The settings and impact on the society
The settings, the background, the clothing style, and the accent are pretty vintage and aesthetic making it all the more interesting for the viewers today who got their good taste from scrolling Pinterest all day. The Beige clothing and the speaking manner are truly a great influence on the viewers.
The series has also inspired women, the gay allies who are obviously impacted on a large by these series that make them feel that they are not outliers, that they fit in just as much as the rest of the society, that love is love indeed.
And the series has also inspired straight women who take strength from the great characters such as Anne who fight their way through the patriarchy and make a bold move with no fear as they are completely aware of their capabilities which are indeed no lesser than a man’s.
Gentleman Jack Season 2 crew and cast
Alongside Suranne Jones and Sophie Rundle, who plays Anne Lister and her wife Ann in the show, other returning characters include;
Gemma Whelan in the role of Marian Lister
Jodhi may in the role of Lady Vere
Katherine Kelly in the role of Elizabeth Sutherland
and Derek Riddell in the role of Captain George Sutherland
In addition, Mariana Lawton (Lydia Leonard), Aunt Ann Walker (Stephanie Cole), William Priestly (Peter Davison), Eliza Priestley (Amelia Bullmore), Christopher Rawson (Vincent Franklin), Jeremiah Rawson (Shaun Dooley), Elizabeth Cordingley (Rosie Cavaliero), Samuel Washington (Joe Armstrong), Ben Sowden (Anthony Flanagan) and James Holt (George Costigan) will be returning for season 2.
Gentleman Jack Season 2 was released on HBO Max on 25th April.
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