The Honourable Woman

The Honourable Woman tells the story of one woman's personal journey to right her father's wrongs. Featuring a stellar cast including Academy Award nominee Maggie Gyllenhaal in the lead role as Nessa Stein, this compelling drama written and directed by BAFTA winning Hugo Blick (The Shadow Line) draws Nessa into a complex and dangerous world of international conspiracy and espionage.

Show Info

Network: United Kingdom BBC Two (2014 - 2014)
Runtime: 60 minutes
Status: Ended
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Thriller Espionage

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7.9 (11 votes)

Previous Episode

The Paring Knife

Episode 1x08; Aug 21, 2014

Hayden-Hoyle uncovers that Nessa has been manipulated both by people close to her and by governments intent on exploiting her work. A thrilling climax in the desert wastelands sees Nessa fighting to save both her life and that of the kidnapped child

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x08: The Paring KnifeAug 21, 2014
1x07: The Hollow WallAug 14, 2014
1x06: The Mother LineAug 7, 2014
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Extra Details

Also known as:
  • The Honorable Woman (United States United States)
  • O femeie de onoare (Romania Romania)
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