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Tipping the Velvet

Episode #1.3 (Season 1, Episode 3)
TV Episode | 60 min | Drama, Romance

Unconventional, unflinching, and undeniably engaging, this coming-of-age story is about a provincial young woman who follows her heart--and a beautiful male impersonator--to London. It's also a candid depiction of lesbian love in Victorian...See moreUnconventional, unflinching, and undeniably engaging, this coming-of-age story is about a provincial young woman who follows her heart--and a beautiful male impersonator--to London. It's also a candid depiction of lesbian love in Victorian England. Written by Anonymous See less
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Writers
Andrew Davies (screenplay) | Sarah Waters (novel)
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Updated Oct 23, 2002

Release date
Oct 23, 2002 (United Kingdom)
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21 cast members
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Rachael Stirling
Nan Astley Nan Astley   See fewer
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Keeley Hawes
Kitty Butler Kitty Butler   See fewer
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Anna Chancellor
Diana Lethaby Diana Lethaby   See fewer
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Jodhi May
Florence Banner Florence Banner   See fewer
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Hugh Bonneville
Ralph Banner Ralph Banner   See fewer
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Alexei Sayle
Charles Frobisher Charles Frobisher   See fewer
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Sally Hawkins
Zena Blake Zena Blake   See fewer
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Louis Alderton
Baby Cyril Baby Cyril   See fewer
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Nick Bartlett
Drunk Man Drunk Man   See fewer
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Diane Beck
Annie Price Annie Price   See fewer
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Di Botcher
Woman with Cigar Woman with Cigar   See fewer
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Carl Chase
Corder Corder   See fewer
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Sarah Crowden
Woman with Pipe Woman with Pipe   See fewer
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Angela Curran
Mrs. Sykes Mrs. Sykes   See fewer
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Sam Graham
Man at Mrs. Milne's Man at Mrs. Milne's   See fewer
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Janet Henfrey
Mrs. Jex Mrs. Jex   See fewer
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Alex Kelly
Gay Girl Gay Girl   See fewer
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Daniel Mays
Jimmy Burns Jimmy Burns   See fewer
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Eleanor McCready
Tramp Lady Tramp Lady   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

8.1 / 10 | 55 votes