Hell Cats

TV drama 6 x 1 hour episodes

The amazing true story of pirates Anne Bonny and Mary Read.

Hell Cats is inspired by the true story of Anne Bonny and Mary Read, the most notorious female pirates of all time who found their true selves and freedom in the untamed waters of the Caribbean. Hell Cats is a fast paced tale of eighteenth century adventure as brash and passionate as the women themselves. Determined to escape from constraint, disgrace, broken relationships and promises, the woman embrace pirate life eventually becoming lovers and captains of their own ship. Combining legend, fact and a dash of artistic licence, we follow Anne and Mary as they strive for independence and adventure; one born to a life of poverty, the other great wealth and both determined to reject the roles and rules imposed on them by society.

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