Episode 2

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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.


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
Sylvestra Le Touzel
Muslim Constituent
Harmage Singh Kalirai
Paula Milne
Executive Producer
Paula Milne
Simon Cellan Jones
Hal Vogel
Executive Producer
David Aukin


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

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