Secret Diary Of A Call Girl

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  • TV-MA
  • 2007
  • 4 Seasons
  • 7.3  (14,158)

Secret Diary Of A Call Girl is a British television series that aired between 2007 and 2011 on Showtime. The show is based on the real-life experiences of a young woman named Belle de Jour, who wrote a popular daily diary about her life as a high-class call girl in London.

Starring Billie Piper as the lead character, the show follows the daily life of Hannah Baxter, a woman who lives a double life as Belle de Jour, a high-profile escort specializing in high-end clients. The series is set in London, and features some of the city's most exclusive neighborhoods and landmarks.

Hannah is a smart and independent woman in her early 20s, who is struggling to make ends meet by working as a legal secretary. To supplement her income, she begins working as a call girl under the pseudonym, Belle de Jour. Despite the risks and challenges, Hannah/Belle embraces her new life and the adventures that come with it.

Iddo Goldberg stars as Ben, Hannah's best friend and confidant, who works as a researcher at a law firm. Ben is the only one who knows the truth about Hannah's double life, and he often helps her out when things get tough. He also serves as a sounding board for some of Hannah's more outrageous ideas, offering a grounded perspective on her life choices.

Cherie Lunghi plays Stephanie, Belle de Jour's madam and mentor, who helps Hannah navigate the world of high-profile clients and escort etiquette. Stephanie is a motherly figure to Hannah, offering advice and comfort when things get overwhelming.

As the series progresses, viewers get to know some of Hannah's clients, who range from high-powered businessmen to wealthy aristocrats. Ashley Madekwe stars as Bambi, one of Hannah's fellow escorts who becomes a close friend and confidant. Lily James, Gemma Chan, and Paul Nicholls also make brief appearances throughout the series.

James D'Arcy plays Duncan, a wealthy aristocrat who becomes one of Belle's clients and eventually falls in love with her. Their storyline is one of the show's central romantic arcs, offering a glimpse into the challenges of dating while keeping a secret double life.

Callum Blue plays Alex, a book editor who becomes romantically involved with Hannah. Their relationship is complicated by her job as an escort, as well as the fact that neither of them is entirely honest about their feelings.

The show depicts the daily struggles of life as a call girl, including the risks and dangers that come with the job. It also portrays the complex relationships that Hannah/Belle develops with her clients, as well as the personal and professional ramifications of her double life.

Secret Diary Of A Call Girl is a smart and sexy drama that offers a unique glimpse into a world that is often kept hidden from view. With strong performances from the entire cast, it is a compelling and thought-provoking series that is sure to captivate audiences.

Secret Diary Of A Call Girl is a series that is currently running and has 4 seasons (32 episodes). The series first aired on September 27, 2007.

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Episode 8
8. Episode 8
May 26, 2011
Belle is distressed when Ben asks her to give up her job. She finds her life further complicated with Harry being around and one of her clients who looks familiar.
Episode 7
7. Episode 7
May 19, 2011
Belle throws herself into a vampire role play, but the appointment comes to an unfortunate end. Meanwhile, Ben and Belle's already-rocky relationship is further tested by an unpredictable Harry and alluring Poppy.
Episode 6
6. Episode 6
May 12, 2011
After Belle arrives home from New York she is in for a shocking surprise. Her relationship with Ben hits rock bottom.
Episode 5
5. Episode 5
May 5, 2011
Belle tries to leave her complicated London life behind when she arrives in New York to work on her film, but the experience does not go as planned. Ben finds it difficult to deal with Poppy.
Episode 4
4. Episode 4
April 28, 2011
After Belle tries to help Poppy accept the terms of her recent revelations, she has other ideas. Charlotte plays a cruel trick on Belle.
Episode 3
3. Episode 3
April 21, 2011
Belle discovers how difficult it is to separate work from pleasure after she meets a dangerous new client. Poppy's curiosity ends up getting the better of her.
Episode 2
2. Episode 2
April 14, 2011
Belle is having difficulty with the reality of being a girlfriend, a chaperone and a high-class escort all at once. When she meets Ben's mother, Belle receives an even bigger shock.
Episode 1
1. Episode 1
April 7, 2011
Belle considers a new business proposition and she has to deal with an uninvited house guest as well as dealing with a challenging client.
Where to Watch Secret Diary Of A Call Girl
Secret Diary Of A Call Girl is available for streaming on the Showtime website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Secret Diary Of A Call Girl on demand at Amazon Prime, Amazon, Vudu, Google Play, Apple TV and Tubi TV.
  • Premiere Date
    September 27, 2007
  • IMDB Rating
    7.3  (14,158)