Episode 2

Image for Episode 2Not currently available on BBC iPlayer

Episode 2 of 3

Duration: 1 hour

Driven by a desire to avenge his own downfall, Aiden plots against his old friend Bruce. He is also spending more time at home looking after the children and particularly their Asperger's son, Noah. As he sits on the side-lines watching his wife's meteoric rise, Aiden is increasingly consumed with jealousy and paranoia. Unable to accept his wife's new-found success or forgive her betrayal, Aiden begins to plot Freya's downfall as well as Bruce's.

Credits

Aiden Hoynes
David Tennant
Freya Hoynes
Emily Watson
Joe Hoynes
Jack Shepherd
Marcus Brock
Roger Allam
Bruce Babbish
Ed Stoppard
Dita Kowalski
Anamaria Marinca
Noah Hoynes
Oscar Kennedy
Ruby Hoynes
Lucy Hutchinson
Kenny Moss
Malcolm Scates
Drew Bailey
Luke Neal
Lian Hooper
Chipo Chung
Cliff Lyman
Simon Chandler
Freddy Seaborn
Timothy Bentinck
Diane
Sylvestra Le Touzel
Muslim Constituent
Harmage Singh Kalirai
Writer
Paula Milne
Executive Producer
Paula Milne
Director
Simon Cellan Jones
Producer
Hal Vogel
Executive Producer
David Aukin

Broadcasts

Meet the characters

Meet the characters

Find out more about the characters in The Politician's Husband.

Buy online

Available on: DVD or Video download

From suppliers: Amazon, BBC Shop, iTunes

Where to buy

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.