(from HBO's press release, May 2019) Following the show's April debut, the HBO/BBC drama series GENTLEMAN JACK, produced by Lookout Point, has been renewed for a second season, it was announced today by HBO and the BBC. "We're thrilled that Anne Lister's story has resonated so powerfully with audiences in the U.S. and abroad, and we're grateful to Sally Wainwright and the entire GENTLEMAN JACK family for bringing her story to life," says Francesca Orsi, executive vice president, HBO Drama Programming. "Anne's journey is an important and courageous one and we can't wait to share this next season with the world." Created, written and co-directed by Sally Wainwright ("Happy Valley," "Last Tango in Halifax"), and starring BAFTA Award winner Suranne Jones ("Doctor Foster," "Save Me"), GENTLEMAN JACK concludes its eight-episode first season Monday, June 10 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT). The series tells the story of Anne Lister, a woman who had a passion for life and a mind for business, and bucked society's expectations at every turn.