House of Cards season 6
TV channel: Netflix
Original release: February 1, 2013 – present
About TV show House of Cards season 6
House of Cards has devoted itself to the uncompromising exploration of the will to power, political ambitions, and American political tradition. Based on a British miniseries, Francis Underwood, portrayed by Kevin Spacey, is the centerpiece in House of Cards. He has a function called "House Majority Whip" in American politics. In the House of Representatives, he is responsible in the party with the current majority (Majority) to keep the deputies in line with the votes (whip) , Because in the US there is no (indirect) faction in voting, because the parties because of the complete direct election no pressure against the deputies.
The Majority Whip therefore has the difficult task of bringing the individual deputies with sugar bread and whip to implement the wishes of the party leadership in parliamentary elections. This usually happens behind the scenes. This is where the story of House of Cards takes place, where greed, love, sex and corruption are driving forces. Robin Wright portrays the ambitious wife of Underwood.
Carrier Beau Willimon wrote the screenplay for the first episode - for which the series was ordered - and acts as a showrunner. Director David Fincher and main character Kevin Spacey are together with Eric Roth ("The Curious Case of Benjamin Button", 2008), Joshua Donen ("Legend of the Seeker") and Dana Brunetti ("The Social Network") from the production company Trigger Street Productions other executive producers.
House of Cards is a US-American television series, which was broadcast in 2013 by the streaming provider Netflix and is mainly attributed to the genres Politthriller and Drama. She tells the story of an exhausted deputy, who, together with his equally powerful wife, creates a system of intrigue, corruption, and murder to defeat the power in Washington, D.C. To tear itself.