Bridget Westfall, Wentworth
Bridget Westfall (Libby Tanner)
On Australian prison drama Wentworth, Bridget is introduced in Season 3 as the prison’s new psychologist. Bridget identifies as a lesbian and has been openly gay since high school. During the season she develops romantic feelings for Franky Doyle, which Franky reciprocates. Although Bridget tries to keep a distance, and not let the feelings go any further, rumors about her and Franky spread and she is eventually forced to resign from her job. The end of season three has Franky getting paroled and Bridget picking her up outside the prison where the two finally get to share a kiss.
In Season 4 Bridget is reinstated as the prison psychologist and her relationship with Franky is shown to continue outside of the prison, although the relationship is only shown on-screen in the first two episodes of the season.
- 20 episodes.
Female love interests:
- Franky Doyle (Nicole da Silva, lesbian, regular 40 episodes)
Relationship story arc with a woman: Yes
No male love interests
Relationship story arc with a man: No
Male love interest after being identified as a lesbian? No
Filter Relationship Arc:
Storyline during sweeps? No
 A relationship story arc is defined as explicit, developed on screen, and lasting more than 3 episodes. It is listed as questionable or subtext if romance is only implied, mentioned instead of shown on screen, part of a dream sequence, or otherwise not explicit for the viewer.
 Sweeps episodes air in February, May, July and November, the periods when advertising rates are set. A character is marked as "sweeps" when there is a very limited number of episodes that address their sexuality, all air during sweeps period, and the storyline is otherwise ignore/dropped.