AUSTRALIA: Network Premiere Of The Politician's Husband On ABC Tonight
The BBC Two political drama The Politician's Husband will have its free-to-air premiere on ABC in Australia tonight (Sunday 2nd August) at 8.30pm. The series was first shown in Australia on the premium Foxtel channel BBC First.
The three part drama stars David Tennant as MP Aidan Hoynes who loses his cabinet post in a misjudged bid for the party leadership. At the same time he sees his wife, junior minister Freya, played by Emily Watson, begin to climb professionally. What follows is a dangerous game of lies and manipulation as the husband and wife jostle to gain the upper hand. The was written by Paula Milne and also stars Ed Stoppard, Jack Shepherd and Roger Allam.
The Politician's Husband - Episode 1
Aiden Hoynes and Freya Gardner are the golden couple of British politics until Aiden resigns from cabinet in a failed leadership bid thwarted by his best friend Bruce Babbish.
The series continues on Sunday nights at the same time.