The Honourable Woman

The Honourable Woman
The Honourable Woman is a fast-paced, labyrinthine thriller set against an international political backdrop that carries Blick’s distinctive rhythmic style and vision. It centers on Nessa Stein’s (Gyllenhaal) whose father was a Zionist arms procurer, and as children, she and her brother witness his assassination. As an adult, inheriting her father’s company, she dramatically inverts its purpose from supplying arms to laying high-spec data cabling networks between Israel and the West Bank. Her sudden appointment to the House of Lords, apparently due to her tireless promotion of projects for reconciliation between the Israelis and Palestinians, creates an international political maelstrom. Nessa Stein, the daughter of a Zionist arms procurer who as a child witnessed his assassination. Now an adult, Nessa inherits her father's company and changes course from supplying arms to laying data cabling networks between Israel and the West Bank. Her efforts to reconcile the Israelis and Palestinians lands her an appointment to the House of Lords and creates an international political maelstrom.

Most Recent Episode: The Honourable Woman Episode 8: The Paring Knife (Air Date: 8/21/2014)

Premiere Date: July 31, 2014
Casts: Janet McTeer, Katherine Parkinson, Lubna Azabal, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Stephen Rea, Lindsay Duncan, Yigal Naor, Andrew Buchan, Eve Best, Genevieve O'Reilly, Tobias Menzies
Air Time: 10:00 PM
Country: US
Air Day: Thursday
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The Honourable Woman: Trailer - BBC Two

The Honourable Woman: Trailer - BBC Two

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