Drama

The Hour

The Hour is a widely acclaimed original, sexy thriller set in the world of television journalism in the 50s, written by BAFTA award-winning writer Abi Morgan and produced by the UK’s unrivalled Kudos (Broadchurch, Utopia and Law and Order: UK). Described as “absolute TV perfection” by The Guardian newspaper.

03 - Vice

57m 27s

Freddie and Bel begin investigating Mr. Cilenti, the owner of El Paradis, as they try to get to the root of the Delaine affair. Hector unravels further due to Marnie's rejection at home and Freddie's ascension at work, but when Freddie makes a key discovery, Hector steps up to the plate.

Episodes

  • 06 - Fallout: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    06 - Fallout

    S2 E6 - 58m 33s

    Following the raid, Hector is mired in a public scandal, and the newsroom rushes to expose Cilenti's blackmail scheme and the nuclear profiteering-with help from surprising sources. As the broadcast nears, Freddie's persistence finally catches up with him.

  • 05 - Reckless to the Core: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    05 - Reckless to the Core

    S2 E5 - 58m 51s

    When Rosa turns up dead, Bel is severely rattled, but Freddie is determined to continue investigating. As the team finds more ties between Castlecore and Tufnell Engineering, they conclude that someone in a position of power is profiteering on the nuclear arms race and stake out El Paradis to find out who.

  • 04 - Honey Trap: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    04 - Honey Trap

    S2 E4 - 57m 46s

    Hector's future at The Hour is in question when his contract comes up for review. Randall urges Freddie and Bel to dig deeper on their story about organized crime and police corruption. Bel leans on Rosa for information about Cilenti's schemes, and Hector confronts Stern.

  • 03 -  Vice: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    03 - Vice

    S2 E3 - 57m 27s

    Freddie and Bel begin investigating Mr. Cilenti, the owner of El Paradis, as they try to get to the root of the Delaine affair. Hector unravels further due to Marnie's rejection at home and Freddie's ascension at work, but when Freddie makes a key discovery, Hector steps up to the plate.

  • 02 -  Fascists and False Accusations: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    02 - Fascists and False Accusations

    S2 E2 - 58m 42s

    When actress Kiki Delaine accuses Hector of assaulting her, Bel scrambles to cover for his absence and prove his innocence. Freddie pursues a story on black immigration juxtaposed with the growing Fascist movement in Britain, challenging the BBC's position on free speech and upsetting Camille and Sissy.

  • 01 - Welcome Back: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    01 - Welcome Back

    S2 E1 - 58m 39s

    A year has passed since The Hour was unceremoniously taken off air. Freddie has been fired, while Bel fought to stay - now all eyes are on the new Head of News, Randall Brown, as a force for change.

Schedule

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    The Hour: TVSS: Iconic

    The Hour

    A New Kind of News

    Saturday
    May 28

    1 Hour

    Reporters are approached about a current affairs show; Freddie covers an engagement party; Bel gets the producer's job.
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    The Hour: TVSS: Iconic

    The Hour

    A New Kind of News

    Saturday
    May 28

    1 Hour

    Reporters are approached about a current affairs show; Freddie covers an engagement party; Bel gets the producer's job.
  • Image
    The Hour: TVSS: Iconic

    The Hour

    A New Kind of News

    Sunday
    May 29

    1 Hour

    Reporters are approached about a current affairs show; Freddie covers an engagement party; Bel gets the producer's job.
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    The Hour: TVSS: Iconic

    The Hour

    Failure at Launch

    Saturday
    Jun 4

    1 Hour

    With ratings down and terrible reviews, Bel may have a solution - an interview with an Egyptian diplomat; Freddie discovers a mysterious code which may provide a clue to Ruth's death.
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    The Hour: TVSS: Iconic

    The Hour

    Failure at Launch

    Saturday
    Jun 4

    1 Hour

    With ratings down and terrible reviews, Bel may have a solution - an interview with an Egyptian diplomat; Freddie discovers a mysterious code which may provide a clue to Ruth's death.
  • Image
    The Hour: TVSS: Iconic

    The Hour

    Failure at Launch

    Sunday
    Jun 5

    1 Hour

    With ratings down and terrible reviews, Bel may have a solution - an interview with an Egyptian diplomat; Freddie discovers a mysterious code which may provide a clue to Ruth's death.

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