The three-part serial centres on the close and often fraught relationship between sisters, Vanessa Bell and Virginia Woolf, and Vanessa's sexually complicated alliance with gay artist Duncan Grant as they, and their group of like-minded friends, navigate their way through love, sex and artistic life through the first half of the 20th century.
Runtime: 60 minutes
Life in Squares - Life in Squares - Netflix
Life in Squares is a British television mini-series that was broadcast on BBC Two from 27 July to 10 August 2015. The title comes from Dorothy Parker's witticism that the Bloomsbury Group, whose lives it portrays, had “lived in squares, painted in circles and loved in triangles”.
Life in Squares - Cast - Netflix
The main roles were played by: Eve Best as Older Vanessa Bell Ed Birch as Lytton Strachey Lucy Boynton as Angelica Garnett Jack Davenport as David Garnett Jerome Finch as Saxon Sydney-Turner Phoebe Fox as Young Vanessa Bell Andrew Havill as Older Clive Bell Guy Henry as Older Leonard Woolf Sam Hoare as Young Clive Bell Finn Jones as Julian Bell Edmund Kingsley as John Maynard Keynes Lydia Leonard as Virginia Woolf James Northcote as Adrian Stephen James Norton as Young Duncan Grant Rupert Penry-Jones as Older Duncan Grant Al Weaver as Young Leonard Woolf
Life in Squares - References - Netflix