The Adulterer

This is a powerful and compelling tale of sex, love, loyalty, and treachery. A chance meeting between photographer Iris Hoegaarde and attorney Willem Steenbergen leads to an undeniable attraction. As they struggle with their feelings for one another, they find themselves and their families entangled in a web of corruption, lies, and murder. From Walter Presents, in Dutch with English subtitles.

A Strong Case

51m 24s

Willem and Iris are getting married and will finally be happy, until a mysterious woman appears with a message for Willem. And the Couwenberg family has another problem, because Björn also has marriage plans – to a prostitute.


  • Episode 1: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Episode 1

    S1 E1 - 47m 42s

    When Iris and Willem meet, the attraction is immediate. Unfortunately, they are both married - Iris to state prosecutor Pepijn, and Willem to Elsie, the daughter of a dubious real estate tycoon, Huub Couwenberg. Willem is not only Huub's son-in-law, but also his private lawyer. As Iris and Willem embark on an affair, Willem and Pepijn find themselves going head-to-head in the court room.

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    Episode 2

    S1 E2 - 47m 21s

    Louis Karelse is pronounced dead, the cause--murder. With many enemies, there are many suspects, including his brother-in-law, Huub. Huub's right-hand man, Joachim, does what he needs to protect his boss. Suspicion also points to Hubb's unstable son, Björn. Iris tries to suppress her feelings for Willem and concentrate on making her marriage work, but the reality of her actions soon haunts her.

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    Episode 3

    S1 E3 - 46m 54s

    The attraction between Iris and Willem becomes more intense as they start to have feelings for one another beyond the physical. They know they should end their affair, but the hold is too strong. Eyebrows are raised when a curious and substantial amount of money is transferred to Huub's business account – from a source that no one can easily identify.

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    Episode 4

    S1 E4 - 48m 39s

    The investigation into Louis' death continues, and exposes some shocking discoveries. It seems that everyone has secrets to hide, lies to tell, or promises to keep. Pepijn begins to sense that Iris is not quite herself and starts to connect the dots to form an upsetting picture.

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    Episode 5

    S1 E5 - 47m 16s

    Joachim and Mireille reach a compromise that appears to suit them both, but is Mireille about to be duped? Iris faces a dilemma as Pepijn makes some demands. Björn finds himself in very hot water with the police once again. When the phone rings in Pepijn and Iris' house, babysitter Tess is horrified when she hears the message.

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    Episode 6

    S1 E6 - 47m 17s

    Iris reaches a heart-breaking decision. Huub begins to question Willem's loyalty and starts his own 'investigation.' He is not happy knowing that what he discovers will devastate his daughter, Elsie. With an ace up his sleeve, Pepijn is determined to win the court case, for it has now become personal.

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    Episode 7

    S1 E7 - 48m 4s

    Iris' identity is fully revealed to both Huub and Elsie – knowing that she is Pepijn's wife causes great concern and worry. Both Pepijn and Elsie try to manipulate their spouses to return home and make their marriages work for the sake of their children. Willem and Elsie's children lose their innocence as they start to uncover some truths about their family.

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    Episode 8

    S1 E8 - 47m 59s

    Willem decides to resign from working for Huub, but Huub will not let him go easy – a deal is struck. Iris engages a lawyer to try and win custody of her son Menno, but it looks like there may be further problems ahead. Iris soon fears that Willem is keeping secrets from her. Beppie receives an offer which is hard to refuse.

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    Episode 9

    S1 E9 - 47m 52s

    Björn is struggling to cope and is showing signs of cracking under the pressure of facing manslaughter charges. Huub needs to act fast if he is going to help his son and agrees to make a deal with Elsie. Iris demands the truth from Willem. Meanwhile, Marit and Marco's rebellious behavior gets them into serious trouble.

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    Episode 10

    S1 E10 - 46m 23s

    While Marco is in lying in a hospital bed in critical condition, Willem and Elsie reunite and put their differences on hold, while Huub seeks revenge. It must be determined whose fingerprints are on the champagne bottle that was found by Mireille's side – has someone tampered with police evidence? Willem has an unexpected visitor.

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    Episode 11

    S1 E11 - 48m 40s

    Willem finds himself in court. Will the nightmare end? As several witnesses are called to the witness stand (Elsie, Joachim, and Huub), it appears the net is closing in on Willem. Iris may hold the key to his freedom, but can she prove it? The clock is ticking.

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    Episode 12

    S1 E12 - 49m 46s

    Iris takes the witness stand to tell the court what really happened on May 16th.

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