ⓘ Mata Hari (TV series)


ⓘ Mata Hari (TV series)

Mata Hari is a 2017 Russian-Portuguese television series, produced by International production company Star Media in association with Channel One and Inter.

The series is dedicated to the story of the legendary spy, fatal temptress and passionate dancer Margareta Zelle, better known under the pseudonym Mata Hari, who was engaged in espionage activities in favor of Germany during the First World War.


1. Plot

Margaret MacLeod, persecuted by her ex-husband, is deprived of custody of her daughter and abandoned to the mercy of fate with no means of subsistence. She becomes a dancer and is desperate to find any other earnings.

Under the pseudonym Mata Hari, Margaret becomes the favorite of the European elite. For her the doors of luxurious mansions and villas open, each performance produces an incredible furore. But the First World War is coming, which will forever change the course of history.

And Mata Hari can barely foresee what role she is destined to play in the upcoming events.


2. Cast

  • Oisin Stack as Gabriel Astryuk
  • John Corbett as Rudolph Macleod
  • Svetlana Khodchenkova as Zlatka Dzhenich
  • Danila Dunaev as Pierre Lenoir
  • Nuno Lopes as Baron Maximilian the Ride
  • Makar Zaporizhzhya as ensign Ryabov
  • Mikhail Dorozhkin as Salbarbe
  • Anatoly Lobotsky as Monsieur Malle
  • Kseniya Rappoport as Elizabeth Shragmuller
  • Alexander Khoshabaev as Mr Melo
  • Yehezkel Lazarov as Don Jesus Costello, Spanish Count
  • Mariya Fomina as Vera Semihina
  • Alexander Petrov as Mathieu Niwa, nicknamed "Knife", a thief and a murderer
  • Natalia Gudkova as Michelle Riva
  • Ruslan Dzhaybekov as Andre Citroen
  • Igor Ivanov as Maitre Clunet, lawyer
  • Dmitry Maltsev as Herve Matin
  • Christopher Lambert as Gustav Kramer
  • Gerard Depardieu as Father Bernard
  • Rade Serbedzija as Emile Guimet
  • Vahina Giocante as Mata Hari
  • Artem Tsypin as Salinas
  • Maksim Matveyev as Vladimir Maslov, the captain
  • Ilya Slanevsky as German officer
  • Peter Nesterov as Lieutenant Sakhnevich
  • Carlotto Cotta as Theophile Rastignac
  • Alexander Mikhaylov as Pyotr Semikhin
  • Nail Abdrakhmanov as David
  • Viktoriya Isakova as Countess Lydia Kireevskaya
  • Rutger Hauer as Stolbakken, Judge
  • Alexander Ryazantsev as Nikolai Alexandrovich Lokhvitsky, Major-General
  • Aleksei Guskov as Georges Ladoux, the head of French counterintelligence
  • Chris Murphy as Hubert Surdier, chauffeur of Kireevskaya
  • Andrei Tartakov as Sergey Diaghilev
  • Alcides Estrella as Cyrus