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The Honourable Woman

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Air weekdate: Thursday
Genre: Drama, Mini-Series, Thriller
Channel: BBC Two
Status: Ended
8.5 (4 votes)
Maggie Gyllenhaal Maggie Gyllenhaal as Nessa Stein
Andrew Buchan Andrew Buchan as Ephra Stein
Katherine Parkinson Katherine Parkinson as Rachel
Lubna Azabal Lubna Azabal as Atika Halibi
Eve Best Eve Best as Monica Chatwin
Genevieve O'Reilly Genevieve O'Reilly as Frances
Janet McTeer Janet McTeer as Dame Julia Walsh
Stephen Rea Stephen Rea as Sir Hugh Hayden-Hoyle
Tobias Menzies Tobias Menzies as Nathaniel Bloom
Yigal Naor Yigal Naor as Shlomo Zahary

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.

The TV series will tell us about Nessa Stein. Being a child she witnessed a murder of her own father. At that time, Mr. Stein was involved in supplying weapon to Jerusalem. When Ness grew up, she inherited from her father business. Being good, decent and very noble woman now she has to deal with weapon. And at some point of time, taking care of business moves to the second place, because she has a sense of responsibility for what is happening on the Palestinian-Israeli lands. Sometime later, a Palestinian businessman is killed, which receives a lucrative contract in the area, in which Miss Stein specializes. All these strange events lead to the fact that Ness Stein and her brother named Ephra, are unexpectedly placed under close scrutiny of some English intelligence agencies as well as the entire government. What is necessary to be done next? How to get out of this situation? And what will the main character sacrifice in order to end the bloodshed? What should she do to lay the foundation of peace in warring lands?

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