2 season BBC historical drama series starring Suranne Jones as aristocratic landowner and industrialist Anne Lister. The show is based on her diaries, written in a secret code, telling her life story and documenting her many lesbian relationships. Largely set in the 1830s the series follows Anne as she returns heartbroken to restore the Yorkshire estate she has recently inherited and starts a potentially dangerous love affair with shy but wealthy heiress Ann Walker. Also stars Sophie Rundle, Joe Armstrong, Gemma Whelan and Gemma Jones. Amy-James Kelly also starred as Suzannah Washington in both series. Winner of Best Drama Series at the National Television Awards 2020, and also nominated for two BAFTAs. Annabel Mullion played Lady Stuart De Rothesay in Series 2.