HBO & BBC Team For Sally Wainwright Drama Series About Anne Lister

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HBO and BBC One have partnered for Shibden Hall, an eight-episode drama series from BAFTA-winning writer Sally Wainwright (To Walk Invisible, Happy Valley). The series is a Lookout Point production for the BBC and co-produced with HBO. Set in West Yorkshire in 1832, Shibden Hall tells the epic story of the remarkable landowner, Anne Lister. Returning after years of exotic travel and social climbing, Anne determines to transform the fate of her faded ancestral home…