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The Empty Chair

The Honourable Woman Episode 1 of 9

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.

Release date:

1 hour

Last on

Thu 3 Jul 2014 21:00


Role Contributor
Nessa SteinMaggie Gyllenhaal
Atika HalabiLubna Azabal
Monica ChatwinEve Best
Ephra SteinAndrew Buchan
Anjelica Hayden-HoyleLindsay Duncan
Nathaniel BloomTobias Menzies
Shlomo ZaharyIgal Naor
Frances PirsigGenevieve O'Reilly
Rachel SteinKatherine Parkinson
Sir Hugh Hayden-HoyleStephen Rea
Mustapha ShamarAlex Afia
Kasim HalabiOliver Bodur
WaiterJonathan Bonnici
David ThurberStephen Boxer
Young NessaLois Ellington
Hannah SteinReeve Fletcher
Magdi MurajiGeorge Georgiou
Radio InterviewerJohn Humphrys
Max BoormanMartin Hutson
Mazel SteinNicole Lopes
Young EphraEdmond Moulton
Samir MeshalAdnan Rashed
Michael GatzBen Smith
AbductorJulian Spencer
Eli SteinAidan Stephenson
Judah Ben-ShaharNicholas Woodeson
Executive ProducerGreg Brenman
ProducerAbi Bach
ProducerHugo Blick
DirectorHugo Blick
WriterHugo Blick

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