The Secret Life of Dr. James Miranda Barry

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Status: Development As of January 7, 2017

Development: Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'.

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TBA | Drama True Story

A woman spends her entire life as a man so she can study and practice medicine. She becomes a prominent surgeon who spends her groundbreaking career championing the rights of the lower classes and pus... more

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Nick Yarborough

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Storyline

A woman spends her entire life as a man so she can study and practice medicine. She becomes a prominent surgeon who spends her groundbreaking career championing the rights of the lower classes and pushing for medical reforms and better sanitary conditions. Her true gender is not discovered until her death in 1865.
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Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on the biography/book "The Secret Life of Dr. James Miranda Barry: Victorian England's Most Eminent Surgeon" by Rachel Holmes. True story.

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