Jemima Rooper stars as Amanda Price - the frustrated romantic who lives for reading and adores the characters in her Jane Austen books. Then one day she discovers a gateway in her flat and ends up being transported to her favourite world, the world of Pride and Prejudice. But is the “true” story in danger of being thrown off track by her presence?
S01E02: Amanda arrives at Netherfield to discover that Jane has caught a serious fever and is taken to bed. By Jane’s bedside, Bingley tells Amanda that he is infatuated with her. At her wits’ end, Amanda tells Bingley that she is a lesbian and that nothing can ever happen between them. Bingley's reply: You mean there really are ladies who steer the punt from the Cambridge end?
Air Date: 10/09/08