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“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 5 (Two Hearts)

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 5 (Two Hearts)

In their Gaza cell, Nessa mourns her ruined future, knowing the scandal of her pregnancy will infect any work she tries to do to aid the peace process. Atika tells Nessa to give her the child and allow Atika to raise it as her own as thanks for saving her life.

4 Questions with “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Star Andrew Buchan

Article: 4 Questions with “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Star Andrew Buchan

THE HONORABLE WOMAN star Andrew Buchan discusses the Stein siblings’ complicated relationship, and the page-turner script that sold him on the series.

11 Ways to Enhance “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Mid-Season Marathon

Article: 11 Ways to Enhance “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Mid-Season Marathon

Can’t get enough of Nessa Stein (Maggie Gyllenhaal)? Then we have some good news. SundanceTV is airing a mid-season marathon of THE HONORABLE WOMAN, back-to-back episodes of the entire season thus far, Sat., Aug 23 Noon/11c. Still not enough? Consider the following:

6 Questions with “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Writer and Director Hugo Blick

Article: 6 Questions with “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Writer and Director Hugo Blick

Hugo Blick–creator of political thriller THE HONORABLE WOMAN–discusses the dream-casting that is Maggie Gyllenhaal and the emotionally charged, real-life conflict he chose as the series backdrop.

Which Maggie Gyllenhaal Character Are You? The Results Are In!

Article: Which Maggie Gyllenhaal Character Are You? The Results Are In!

In her eclectic film career, THE HONORABLE WOMAN’s Maggie Gyllenhaal has portrayed a great spread of interesting and complicated women. But which Maggie character are you? The personality test results are in, and 53% of fans found their mind-match in Jane Craddock from Crazy Heart. On the more masochistic end of the spectrum, 11% were matched with Lee Holloway in Secretary. See the full result break-down below.

How Honorable Are You? The Results Are In!

Article: How Honorable Are You? The Results Are In!

With all the secrets and back-stabbing in THE HONORABLE WOMAN, it’s only natural to wonder what you’d do in such situations–and more broadly, to question how honorable you are. Well, the “How Honorable Are You?” personality test results are in, and while 26% of SundanceTV viewers scored above 90% on the honor meter, another 26% scored under 50%. See the full results below.

Which Female Action Hero Are You? The Results Are In!

Article: Which Female Action Hero Are You? The Results Are In!

The results for the “Which Female Action Hero Are You” personality test are in, and 31% of respondents share their fiery dispositions with that space warrior Princess Leia.

“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 3 (The Killing Call)

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 3 (The Killing Call)

Nessa receives a call from the kidnappers asking if her secret is safe. Nessa asks the man on the phone to tell her something that proves he knows her terrible secret. The kidnapper tells Nessa, “You burned my face,” confirming her worst fears.

Nessa and Atika debate going public with the truth about their abduction in Gaza, but Atika insists on keeping silent. Rachel asks Atika to share the story with the police, while Ephra defends Atika’s right to privacy.

Top Secrets from Our Nation’s Capital, According to Whisper

Article: Top Secrets from Our Nation’s Capital, According to Whisper

Go behind closed doors of Washington, D.C. as Whisper members share some more secrets.

10 Scandalous Secrets from L.A., According to Whisper

Article: 10 Scandalous Secrets from L.A., According to Whisper

Hollywood is just a part of this city, but Whisper member’s confessions here will definitely have you doing a double take.

Critics Call “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” “Magnificent” and “Rewardingly Complex”

Article: Critics Call “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” “Magnificent” and “Rewardingly Complex”

THE HONORABLE WOMAN is captivating audiences and critics everywhere from TIME to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. The new series has been hailed as an “extremely impressive” exploration of both family dynamics and international politics and a “brilliantly acted” showcase for stars Maggie Gyllenhaal and Stephen Rea.

“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Digital Extras Take You Deeper Into Story Every Week

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Digital Extras Take You Deeper Into Story Every Week

Can't get enough of the mystery and intrigue that is THE HONORABLE WOMAN? Step right this way! We've got more interactive insider info plus just a few surprises for you.

“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 2 (The Unfaithful Husband)

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 2 (The Unfaithful Husband)

Eight years ago. In a holding cell in Gaza, Nessa and Atika wake to the sound of a man screaming.

Cut to present day. Nessa sleeps with a bodyguard filling in for injured Nathaniel. She then reveals she has deduced the new bodyguard’s identity: an undercover MI5 agent working for Sir Hugh.

All Things Maggie Gyllenhaal

Article: All Things Maggie Gyllenhaal

THE HONORABLE WOMAN’s leading lady Maggie Gyllenhaal has truly done it all. From her indie turn in Donnie Darko to her Oscar-nominated performance for Crazy Heart to her big screen starring role in The Dark Knight, she’s proven to be one of the most versatile actresses out there. Want a primer on your soon-to-be-favorite baroness?…

“THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 1 (The Empty Chair)

Article: “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” Recap: Episode 1 (The Empty Chair)

A still shot of open shutters creaking in the wind. The sounds of children talking, a baby’s cry.

A man disguised as a waiter at Westminster Palace serves bread to Zionist arms dealer Eli Stein and his young children Nessa and Ephra. He then assassinates Stein before the children’s eyes.

“AV Club” Raves About “Honorable Woman”; “LA Times” Calls It “Remarkable”

Article: “AV Club” Raves About “Honorable Woman”; “LA Times” Calls It “Remarkable”

Ahead of THE HONORABLE WOMAN’s premiere tonight, July 31, 10/9C on SundanceTV, The A.V. Club applauds Maggie Gyllenhaal’s performance in a rave review of the whole series, while The Los Angeles Times praises every aspect of the show’s production from “gorgeous cinematography” to a “flawless international cast”.

10 Homewrecking Secrets Too Devastating to Share, From Whisper

Article: 10 Homewrecking Secrets Too Devastating to Share, From Whisper

Some secrets could rip apart a family. The Whisper app members share some seriously devastating private information…anonymously. Read on to reveal their skeletons in the closet.

Go Deeper Into “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” With the Two-Screen App Layar

Article: Go Deeper Into “THE HONORABLE WOMAN” With the Two-Screen App Layar

Have you experienced the augmented reality of THE HONORABLE WOMAN yet? If not, you’re missing out on some of the coolest interactive features yet. It’s simple to find out what the two-screen Layar app is all about–here’s what you have to do to get in the game:

10 More Ways to Enjoy “THE HONORABLE WOMAN”

Article: 10 More Ways to Enjoy “THE HONORABLE WOMAN”

Do you love a good thriller? Deadly secrets, espionage, spies—THE HONORABLE WOMAN has it all. Watch SundanceTV’s “brilliant” (Hollywood Reporter) new series starring Maggie Gyllenhaal Thursdays 10/9c. Not enough? Investigate the following:

Ten Secrets You Would Never Tell Your Brother or Sister, According to Whisper

Article: Ten Secrets You Would Never Tell Your Brother or Sister, According to Whisper

Family secrets run deep. Lies, jealousy … bitterness, sometimes it’s hard to know who to trust. We turned to Whisper to find out the secrets their members would never tell a soul–not even their siblings. Want more intrigue?

“WSJ” Profiles Star of the “Brilliant” New Series, “The Honorable Woman”

Article: “WSJ” Profiles Star of the “Brilliant” New Series, “The Honorable Woman”

As anticipation builds for the US premiere of THE HONORABLE WOMAN, July 31, 10/9C on SundanceTV, The Wall Street Journal and others grill Maggie Gyllenhaal on her star turn as shadowy Israeli heiress Nessa Stein. Meanwhile, Hollywood Reporter’s TV critic hails the series as “the show we’ll all be talking about very soon.”

Top 5 Janet McTeer Movies

Article: Top 5 Janet McTeer Movies

Extraordinary British actor Janet McTeer has long been a favorite among those in the know. Statuesque and fiercely charismatic, she is the thinking man’s (and woman’s) sex symbol. In honor of her thrilling, new SundanceTV series, THE HONORABLE WOMAN, here are her top 5 movies.

Top 5 Stephen Rea Movies

Article: Top 5 Stephen Rea Movies

By the time this Belfast-born actor won the hearts of American audiences in the Oscar-winning movie at the top of our list, he’d already been a staple on UK screens for nearly three decades. In honor of his thrilling, new SundanceTV series, THE HONORABLE WOMAN, here are his top 5 movies.

Top 5 Maggie Gyllenhaal Movies

Article: Top 5 Maggie Gyllenhaal Movies

Thanks to her unique and compelling on-screen presence, Maggie Gyllenhaal can be quite the scene-stealer. In honor of her thrilling new SundanceTV limited run series, THE HONORABLE WOMAN, we’ve picked her top five movies. Which is your favorite?

“The Honorable Woman” Set to Premiere July 31

Article: “The Honorable Woman” Set to Premiere July 31

SundanceTV announced today that THE HONORABLE WOMAN, starring Academy Award® nominee Maggie Gyllenhaal (Crazy Heart, The Dark Knight, Secretary), will premiere Thu., Jul. 31 at 10/9c.