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Sarah Snook to Star in Adaptation of Jane Austen’s ‘Persuasion’

Succession star Sarah Snook has been cast in the lead role of Jane Austen’s Persuasion, an upcoming adaptation of Jane Austen’s final novel. Sarah Snook will portray the protagonist, Anne Elliot, who must endure a series of romantic challenges in this period drama. Elliot is a woman who, “many years after refusing the proposal of […]Read More

Book By My Bedside: Persuasion // Jane Austen

Title: Persuasion Author: Jane Austen What I think so far: Whilst not the ‘cult-classic’ that is Pride and Prejudice, Persuasion holds the advantage that the reader will enter into it with few pre-conceived notions of the book. It comes with the genre that Austen will be wordy, with sentences both convoluted and decorous – almost a little […]Read More