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The Honourable Woman

Episode 1: The Empty Chair

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Powerful businesswoman Nessa Stein is thrown head-first into a game of political cat-and-mouse when a Palestinian businessman with close connections to her family's empire is killed. Show less


Nessa Stein:
Maggie Gyllenhaal
Atika Halabi:
Lubna Azabal
Monica Chatwin:
Eve Best
Ephra Stein:
Andrew Buchan
Anjelica Hayden-Hoyle:
Lindsay Duncan
Nathaniel Bloom:
Tobias Menzies
Shlomo Zahary:
Igal Naor
Frances Pirsig:
Genevieve O'Reilly
Rachel Stein:
Katherine Parkinson
Sir Hugh Hayden-Hoyle:
Stephen Rea
Mustapha Shamar:
Alex Afia
Kasim Halabi:
Oliver Bodur
David Thurber:
Stephen Boxer
Young Nessa:
Lois Ellington
Hannah Stein:
Reeve Fletcher
Magdi Muraji:
George Georgiou
Radio Interviewer:
John Humphrys
Max Boorman:
Martin Hutson
Mazel Stein:
Nicole Lopes
Young Ephra:
Edmond Moulton
Samir Meshal:
Adnan Rashed
Michael Gatz:
Ben Smith
Judah Ben-Shahar:
Nicholas Woodeson
Executive Producer:
Greg Brenman
Abi Bach
Hugo Blick
Hugo Blick
Hugo Blick

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