Episodes (3)

Stand by Him
S01E01 · Stand by Him

May 16, 1995

After her husband Duncan Matlock, a senior Government Minister responsible for promoting family values, is revealed in the tabloid press to have had a fling with a pretty political aide, Flora Matlock is clearly expected by everyone around her to stand by her man. For his part, he assures her it was a one-time fling and that it was just an aberration on his part. For Flora, the betrayal goes deep and affects her self-image in a serious way. However, she complies, smiling at photo ops, attending a review meeting with the constituency association and otherwise playing ...

Echo Chamber
S01E02 · Echo Chamber

May 23, 1995

Flora Matlock performs brilliantly on a television interview and the crisis over her husband's career seems to have passed. From all appearances, she is the dutiful wife standing by her husband. Appearances can be deceiving however. She subtly and very intelligently begins to plant the seeds of her husband's downfall. She provide the Party Whip, Sir Donald Frazier, with information that puts in doubt his character. She then feeds the press the story of her husband's inaction on saving a local children's nursery. Her coup de grace however is to have her father buy a ...

Body Politic
S01E03 · Body Politic

May 30, 1995

As the architect of Duncan's destruction, Flora plays him against Tory grandees while stirring up resentment against him amongst his constituents. Can he fight back?


The Politician's Wife Season 1 (1995) is released on May 16, 1995. Watch The Politician's Wife online - the English Drama TV series from United Kingdom. The Politician's Wife is directed by Graham Theakston and created by Paula Milne with Juliet Stevenson and Anton Lesser.

As know as:

Politician's Wife, The: Body Politic, The Politician's Wife, The Politician's Wife(English), Zona polityka, A Mulher do Político


United Kingdom



Production Companies:

Channel 4 Television Corporation

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