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‘The Honorable Woman’

Maggie Gyllenhaal is simply stunning in this engrossing new drama series portraying the daughter of an Israeli arms manufacturer who has taken control of her father’s company. The series also features Andrew Buchan (“Broadchurch”), Stephen Rea (“The Crying Game”) and Janet McTeer (“Damages”). 10 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, on Sundance (

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Also on Thursday

“NFL Football,” 6 p.m. (Fox): Seattle Seahawks at Denver Broncos (Live).

“The Quest,” 8 p.m. (ABC): Verlox’s army inches closer to Saenctum’s walls; the Paladins go through a number of tasks to prepare for battle.

“Midsomer Murders,” 9 p.m. (KCTS): The trainer of a successful racehorse is killed, and the detectives must unravel secrets hidden at Bantling Hill.

“Working the Engels,” 9:30 p.m. (NBC): Jenna is offered a posh new client; Ceil and Sandy start a dessert company.

“Satisfaction,” 10:01 p.m. (USA): Neil wants to atone for his past by remaking his public image; Grace is pushed to make an impulsive decision at work.

“House Hunters International,” 10:30 p.m. (HGTV): A woman hopes to rejuvenate and find joy in Paris, her home away from home, after the loss of her mother.

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