A journalist, a producer, an anchorman, and their crew take great risks to investigate stories for their nightly news program in Cold War-era England.
StarringRomola GaraiDominic WestBen WishawAnna ChancellorOona ChaplinJoshua McGuireLisa GreenwoodJulian Rhind Tutt
S01:E02 - Episode 2
The Hour is struggling; the ratings are down, the reviews are terrible and Hector and Freddie are bickering like children. As events escalate in Suez, Bel knows their only hope is to pull off a brave interview with an Egyptian diplomat.
S01:E03 - Episode 3
A weekend invite to a shooting party at Hector's in-laws gives Freddie an opportunity to quiz Adam Le Ray on his relationship with Ruth Elms, whilst Hector struggles with his failing marriage and his growing feelings for Bel.
S01:E04 - Episode 4
Its Freddie's birthday and the effects of Tom's death are still being felt around the newsroom. Two huge news stories are breaking but Freddie's disappeared and it's a newly confident Hector who's leading the charge.
S01:E05 - Episode 5
The war in Suez has the country divided and McCain steps up his pressure on The Hour to tow a pro-government line but with a huge anti-war protest gathering in London, Freddie has other ideas.