First air date
February 1, 2013
House of Cards is an American political drama/thriller that takes place in modern day Washington, D.C. and centers around the story of Congressman Frank Underwood. Underwood is the House Majority Whip and a Democrat from South Carolina's 5th Congressional District. When he is passed over for the position of Secretary of State, Underwood, along with the help of his supportive but ruthless wife, sets out to take revenge on those that he feels betrayed him and stunted his political career.