A SundanceTV Original Series
Starring Maggie Gyllenhaal (Secretary), Stephen Rea (The Crying Game) and Janet McTeer (Damages)

Cast & Characters

Maggie Gyllenhaal as Nessa Stein

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Witnessing her father's assassination as a small child has left an indelible mark on Nessa Stein. An Anglo-Israeli businesswoman who...

Andrew Buchan as Ephra Stein

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Nessa's brother has taken something of a back seat since his sister's ascension into the business world...

Stephen Rea as Sir Hugh Hayden-Hoyle

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The outgoing head of the Middle East desk of MI6, Sir Hugh has one last assignment to oversee before his departure...

Igal Naor as Shlomo Zahary

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Family friend, cunning businessman and surrogate uncle to both Nessa and Ephra, Shlomo has been at the heart of every major transaction...

Lubna Azabal as Atika Halabi

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Nanny to Ephra and Rachel's children, Atika is a trusted and loyal employee of the Stein Family and often seen in and around the family home...

Tobias Menzies as Nathaniel Bloom

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Nessa's chief security advisor, Nathanial is a reassuring and vigilant presence in her life, providing around-the-clock monitoring...

Eve Best as Monica Chatwin

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A high-flying, ambitious tactician attached to the Foreign Office in Washington DC, Monica is a dark horse in Nessa's world...

Katherine Parkinson as Rachel Stein

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Ephra's wife. Expecting her and Ephra's third child, Rachel is very much a maternal figure over the Stein family...

Janet Mcteer as Dame Julia Walsh

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Sir Hugh's immediate superior in MI6, Dame Julia is as wily as she is enigmatic. A supreme political player who...