The Honourable Woman 8 years old

The Honourable Woman

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.


Maggie Gyllenhaal
Maggie Gyllenhaal

Nessa Stein

Tobias Menzies
Tobias Menzies

Nathaniel Bloom

Lubna Azabal
Lubna Azabal

Atika Halibi

Eve Best
Eve Best

Monica Chatwin

Stephen Rea
Stephen Rea

Hugh Hayden-Hoyle


Name Character
Maggie Gyllenhaal She was 36 , now 45 years old as Nessa Stein
Tobias Menzies He was 40 , now 48 years old as Nathaniel Bloom
Lubna Azabal She was 41 , now 50 years old as Atika Halibi
Katherine Parkinson She was 36 , now 44 years old as Rachel
Eve Best She was 42 , now 51 years old as Monica Chatwin
Stephen Rea He was 67 , now 76 years old as Hugh Hayden-Hoyle
Janet McTeer She was 52 , now 61 years old as Julia Walsh
Genevieve O'Reilly She was 37 , now 46 years old as Frances


Name Job title
Greg Brenman Production Executive Producer
Hugo Blick Directing He was 49 , now 58 years old Director
Hugo Blick Production He was 49 , now 58 years old Producer
Hugo Blick Writing He was 49 , now 58 years old Writer
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The Honourable Woman (8 years)


  • First Air Date: 2014-07-03
  • Runtime: [60] minutes
  • Number of Episodes: 8