The trailer for Maggie Gyllenhaal's new BBC Two series has been unveiled - check it out here.

The Honourable Woman is an eight-part political thriller created by Hugo Blick (The Shadow Line) which begins on BBC Two on July 3.

A statement from the BBC read: "The Honourable Woman tells the story of one woman's personal journey to right the wrongs conducted in a past life. As a young girl, Nessa Stein witnessed the assassination of her father by the Palestinian Liberation Organisation.

"Now in her 30s, Nessa is at the forefront of the Middle East peace process. But when she awards a lucrative contract to a Palestinian businessman, who is later found dead, she finds herself under the close scrutiny of Whitehall and the Secret Intelligence Service."

Also featuring in the series are Katherine Parkinson, Andrew Buchan, Stephen Rea, Lindsay Duncan and Janet McTeer.

Watch the trailer below.