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Meet Rep. Kevin McCarthy, the House's New No. 2
When Kevin Spacey was preparing to play ruthless House majority whip Frank Underwood on House of Cards , he turned to then-actual House majority whip Kevin McCarthy.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
A New Deck of Cards
When we left Frank Underwood, he was about to ascend to the Vice Presidency, an office that the very first man to hold it, John Adams, regarded as 'the most useless position ever created by man'.
Viewpoint: US Rep. Joe Kennedy III says life in Congress is substance ...
It's not like House of Cards. Let's just get that out of the way. Washington isn't always a walk in the park, but the truth is that being a Member of Congress is a lot less drama and intrigue and a lot more substance, deliberation and debate.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Is Robin Wright the Emmy Favorite With Steely 'House of Cards' Role?
Kevin Spacey's portrayal of ruthless politician Frances Underwood might get the majority of the attention when it comes to Netflix's House of Cards, but anyone who watches the series will tell you that Robin Wright's Claire Underwood is just as much a force to be reckoned with.
Kevin Spacey has all the power in the latest Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare trailer
The yearly ritual that is the release of a new Call of Duty has become more than a little stale, but with a new setting, a new story and a villain for the ages, Advanced Warfare might give the series the kick in the pants it needs to become as widely praised as it is widely purchased.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
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Editor & Publisher
Behind the Great Rise of Digital Video
If cord cutting turns into a real problem over the next few years, and there's every indication it will, the cable and broadcast networks may have Kevin Spacey to blame.
'The Death of Superman Lives' Trailer Explores Tim Burton's Failure
Anyone who loves Superman knows that director Tim Burton almost followed up his successful adaptation of Batman by bringing The Big Blue Boy Scout to the big screen as well.
New York Post
How secret race to develop - The Bomb' impacted those involved
The 24-year-old actress had a break-out turn on "House of Cards" as Rachel Posner, a reformed call girl with incriminating knowledge of Frank Underwood's misdeeds.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
House of Cards - The Complete Second Season
Bookended by the deaths of major characters in both the season opener and the season finale , the Second Season of Netflix's House of Cards continues the devious machinations of former House Whip turned Vice President of the United States Frank Underwood whose quest for power has not been satiated now that he has found himself one step away from ... (more)
Comcast overcomes the 'cord cutters'
Comcast doesn't love the cord-cutters who are dropping cable TV subscriptions, but the company is more than making up for the losses by luring new high-speed Internet users.
Kevin Spacey Urged To Go Vegetarian For Charity Barbecue
Animal rights campaigners have offered to make a $6,000 donation to Kevin Spacey 's theatre company if he swaps meat for vegan food at an upcoming fundraising barbecue.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Netflix Q2 profit surges as it surpasses 50M subscribers
Netflix's rapid adoption both at home and abroad means another quarter with gangbusters profit growth, but the costs of its grandiose plans to get even bigger crimped it a bit.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Pitchfork Music Festival: Day 1 In Review
Pitchfork Music Festival 2014's day one acts encompassed varied examples of musical greatness.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Former Dictator Sues 'Call of Duty' Maker For Portrayal in Popular Game
The extremely popular Call of Duty franchise continues to chug along - creating hit release after hit release - and increasing the realism of the series with enhanced graphics and storytelling - including bringing in House of Cards star Kevin Spacey to model and act a character in the next installment, Call of Duty: Ghosts .
PETA to Spacey: We want Freddy's Ribs to go vegan
His character is known to nosh at the fictional barbecue joint Freddy's Ribs on "House of Cards," but now the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals wants Kevin Spacey to switch to a meat-free version of the finger-licking food.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Talk To The Animals and The Mimic: Review of last night's TV
They're the bane of every actor and the torment of cinema-goers worldwide. One mobile phone can wreck the show for an entire audience, whether it's opera at Glyndebourne or just the school play.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Eat BBQ With Kevin Spacey on the Freddy's Set of 'House of Cards'
There's one element of Netflix's House of Cards that always makes an episode better.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Complex characters, scripts boost Netflixa s Emmy nods
A veteran actress says it is the "delicious" scripts and unvarnished realism of the female prison inmates that draw viewers to "Orange is the New Black," while the creator of "House of Cards" credits a ruthless yet vulnerable power couple for the thriller's success.
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TV newcomers True Detective, Orange storm Emmys race
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Television newcomers True Detective, a crime drama from HBO, and Orange is the New Black, a dark prison comedy from Netflix, racked up a dozen Emmy nominations in a challenge to stalwarts like Breaking Bad and Modern Family.