Set in present day washington d c house of cards is the story of frank underwood kevin spacey a democrat from south carolina s 5th congressional district and the house majority whip who after getting passed over for appointment as secretary of state decides to exact his revenge on those who betrayed him. The very first scene sees him kill a.
House of cards is an american political drama web television series created by beau willimon for netflix.
House of cards episode summary. Episode 11 chapter 24. As the first woman to hold the title of president of the united states claire faces increased scrutiny and threats. Sibling power couple annette and bill shepherd attempt to influence policy.
It doesn t take long for the first season of house of cards to establish that frank underwood kevin spacey the focus of the entire season is a ruthless man. Zoe s relationship with frank gets a little bumpy. Frank tries to do whatever it takes to get the new bill passed in congress.
Based on the bbc miniseries of the same name house of cards follows francis underwood the politician s politician masterful beguiling charismatic and ruthless. S6 ep2 2 nov. House of cards season 2 episode 12 recap.
Asylum and light treason frank underwood makes his play for the president using the dark side of the force. First doug is out of the mental health facility. Kevin spacey stars as representative francis underwood the majority whip who after being passed up for the position of secretary of state initiates an elaborate plan to get himself into a position of greate.
The first season based on the bbc miniseries of the same name and the series of books by michael dobbs premiered exclusively via netflix s web streaming service on february 1 2013. Outside of the claire shepherd s future bill drama yes it ends up with the future acronym two storms are brewing in the house of cards world. Russo goes on a bus campaign with the vice president but the vp is not making it an easy trip for him.
He and his equally ambitious wife claire will stop at nothing to ensure their ascendancy.