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

Cast & Characters

Maggie Gyllenhaal as Nessa Stein


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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