Category: Gentleman Jack

Analyzing HBO’s Gentleman Jack television series using the Story Grid 5 Commandments of Storytelling

Analysis of Story Elements for HBO’s ‘Gentleman Jack’: Episode 8

Analyzing the final episode (Episode 8) of Season 1 of Gentleman Jack for Story Grid elements.

Analysis of Story Elements of HBO’s ‘Gentleman Jack’: Episode 7

As we approach the end of the first season of this series, we can see that the conventions and obligatory scenes are playing out and that many of my predictions from the first episode have happened. Let’s continue with an evaluation of the 5…

Analysis of Story Elements for HBO’s ‘Gentleman Jack’: Episode 6

We’re going to sum up the story so far here. We should be approaching the end of the Middle Build, so let’s see how well the story follows the story grid and if it’s working. The Love Story So Far As I mentioned in…

Analysis of Story Elements for HBO’s ‘Gentleman Jack’: Episode 5

The 5 Commandments of Gentleman Jack: Episode 5 These are the 5 Commandments of Storytelling as outlined by Shawn Coyne in his book The Story Grid: What good Editors Know.  These commandments can be found in all stories that really work. Inciting Incident: Mr….

Analysis of Story Elements for HBO’s ‘Gentleman Jack’: Episode 4

The 5 Commandments of Gentleman Jack: Episode 4 These are the 5 Commandments of Storytelling as outlined by Shawn Coyne in his book The Story Grid: What good Editors Know.  These commandments can be found in all stories that really work. Inciting Incident: There is…

Analysis of Story Elements in HBO’s Gentleman Jack: Episode 3

I am releasing this early because I want to publish the Episodes as I watch them to see if my predictions are correct and I’m a few episodes behind. The 5 Commandments of Gentleman Jack: Episode These are the 5 Commandments of Storytelling as…

Analysis of Story Elements in HBO’s ‘Gentleman Jack’: Episode 2

I am releasing this early because I want to publish the Episodes as I watch them to see if my predictions are correct and I’m a few episodes behind. The 5 Commandments of Gentleman Jack: Episode 2 These are the 5 Commandments of Storytelling…

Writing Wednesday: Analysis of story elements in Episode 1 of HBO’s ‘Gentleman Jack’

I am releasing this early because I want to publish the Episodes as I watch them to see if my predictions are correct and I’m a few episodes behind. The 5 Commandments of Gentleman Jack: Episode 1 These are the 5 Commandments of Storytelling…

Writing Wednesday: Analysis of Story Elements in HBO’s Gentleman Jack – Intro

For my first series I will review with the Story Grid 5 Commandments, I’ve chosen the HBO series ‘Gentleman Jack’, mainly because I’ve just started watching it myself. From IMDB, Gentleman Jack is described as “A dramatization of the life of LGBTQ+ trailblazer, voracious…