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

Annes elderly father, Jeremy Lister, had four sons before Anne and Marian, but they all died at a young age. Rebecca Battle, mother of all the children and wife to Jeremy, died in 1817.

5. Jeremy Lister (Timothy West)

Annes elderly father, Jeremy Lister, had four sons before Anne and Marian, but they all died at a young age. Rebecca Battle, mother of all the children and wife to Jeremy, died in 1817.
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William Priestley is Ann Walkers cousin with he and his wife Elizabeth Priestley being fans of 'local celebrity' Anne Lister. Peter Davison is known for being the fifth incarnation of the Doctor from Doctor Who.

6. William Priestley (Peter Davison)

William Priestley is Ann Walkers cousin with he and his wife Elizabeth Priestley being fans of 'local celebrity' Anne Lister. Peter Davison is known for being the fifth incarnation of the Doctor from Doctor Who.
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Eliza is Williams wife. She regularly features in the diaries of Anne Lister as one of the authors closest confidantes. Amelia Bullmore has previously worked with Sally Wainwright on dramas Scott & Bailey and Happy Valley.

7. Elizabeth Priestley (Amelia Bullmore)

Eliza is Williams wife. She regularly features in the diaries of Anne Lister as one of the authors closest confidantes. Amelia Bullmore has previously worked with Sally Wainwright on dramas Scott & Bailey and Happy Valley.
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Elizabeth Cordingley is Anne Listers maid at Shibden Hall. Rosie Cavaliero is known for her roles in Friday Night Dinner and Unforgotten.

8. Elizabeth Cordingley (Rosie Cavaliero)

Elizabeth Cordingley is Anne Listers maid at Shibden Hall. Rosie Cavaliero is known for her roles in Friday Night Dinner and Unforgotten.
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