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 promotion to Secretary of State, decides to exact his revenge on those who betrayed him.
Last Episode02x13 Chapter 26 Aired: Feb. 14, 2014
Francis faces annihilation while the nation is in an uproar. Stamper must tie up loose ends. Claire feels the cost of ruthlessness.
Series Fun Facts
- An adaptation of the original BBC drama series House of Cards (UK) , itself based on the novel by Michael Dobbs, a British politician and author.
- First original Netflix production to win an Emmy.
- Along with the fourth season of Arrested Development and Hemlock Grove, became the first original Netflix production to be nominated for an Emmy.