The Slap

The Slap

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  • 1
Meet Hector (Peter Sarsgaard, "An Education," "Blue Jasmine"), a public servant, husband, father and valued friend on the cusp of his 40th birthday. Meet Aisha (Thandie Newton, "Crash," "Beloved"), Hector's beautiful and intelligent wife who is planning his party filled with friends and his very boisterous Greek family. Sounds like the makings of a great day, right? Wrong.
Meet Hector (Peter Sarsgaard, "An Education," "Blue Jasmine"), a public servant, husband, father and valued friend on the cusp of his 40th birthday. Meet Aisha (Thandie Newton, "Crash," "Beloved"), Hector's beautiful and intelligent wife who is planning his party filled with friends and his very boisterous Greek family. Sounds like the makings of a great day, right? Wrong.

Season 1 (8 episodes)

  • 1. Hector

    Original air date: 02/12/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min.

    Original air date: 02/12/2015 Runtime: 42:33 min. Aisha and Hector host a backyard birthday party to celebrate his 40th. Unfortunately, the party is anything but celebratory, as Hector (Peter Sarsgaard) wrestles with his attraction to the teenage babysitter, Connie (Makenzie Leigh), and his cousin slaps a child who is not his own. Zachary Quinto, Thandie Newton, Brian Cox, Uma Thurman, Melissa George and Thomas Sadoski also star.

  • 2. Harry

    Original air date: 02/19/2015 Runtime: 42:59 min.

    Original air date: 02/19/2015 Runtime: 42:59 min. As the situation escalates and the police visit Harry (Zachary Quinto), Hector (Peter Sarsgaard) convinces him to apologize to Gary (Thomas Sadoski) and Rosie (Melissa George), but his temper gets in the way. Uma Thurman, Thandie Newton and Brian Cox also star.

  • 3. Anouk

    Original air date: 02/26/2015 Runtime: 42:30 min.

    Original air date: 02/26/2015 Runtime: 42:30 min. The slap has caused a rift in Anouk's friendship with Rosie. In the midst of attempting to balance her television show, ailing mother, and her much younger boyfriend, Anouk discovers she’s pregnant.

  • 4. Manolis

    Original air date: 03/05/2015 Runtime: 42:40 min.

    Original air date: 03/05/2015 Runtime: 42:40 min. The wake of Harry’s arraignment, Manolis believes he’s the only one that can save the family.

  • 5. Connie

    Original air date: 03/12/2015 Runtime: 42:46 min.

    Original air date: 03/12/2015 Runtime: 42:46 min. As boundaries blur, Connie and Hector share another kiss.

  • 6. Aisha

    Original air date: 03/19/2015 Runtime: 42:48 min.

    Original air date: 03/19/2015 Runtime: 42:48 min. Following Aisha's emotional business trip, Hector surprises her with a romantic getaway during which each of their secrets is finally revealed.

  • 7. Rosie

    Original air date: 03/26/2015 Runtime: 41:56 min.

    Original air date: 03/26/2015 Runtime: 41:56 min. As the trial approaches, Rosie battles to strengthen her case against Harry.

  • 8. Ritchie

    Original air date: 04/02/2015 Runtime: 43:07 min.

    Original air date: 04/02/2015 Runtime: 43:07 min. The prosecution acquires Ritchie's photos of the slap.