House Of Cards declares “the reign of the middle-aged white man is over”

No point beating around the bush, we guess. In the newest promo for the final season of House Of Cards, the newly anointed President Claire Underwood (Robin Wright) reminds viewers that her husband of thirty years is now dead and declares “the reign of the middle-aged white man is over.” Throughout the teaser, we’re…

So, did Claire piss on Frank’s grave in this House Of Cards teaser or what?

In case you were worried that House Of Cards was kidding around about this whole “We fired Kevin Spacey’s predatory ass and then killed off his character” business: Here’s Robin Wright, reenacting one of the political thriller’s most infamous scenes, the season-three-opener in which then-President Frank Underwood…

Robin Wright says she didn't really know Kevin Spacey: "We were coworkers"

House Of Cards will return for its sixth and final season later this year, with Robin Wright running things on and off screen. There’s still a President Underwood in the show’s White House, but it’s now Claire, who’s also served as Vice President. And in a case of life imitating art, Wright has stepped up to lead the…

Media visionary petitions Netflix to replace Kevin Spacey with Kevin James 

Netflix has already fired Kevin Spacey from House Of Cards, meaning the show will wrap up its final season without its star—and also, as Netflix surely hopes, without the significant amount of controversy that now follows him. Of course, that’s probably going to necessitate a significant number of rewrites on House Of…

New allegations say Kevin Spacey made the House Of Cards set "toxic"

According to CNN, eight current and former members of the House Of Cards crew have accused Kevin Spacey of “a pattern of sexual harassment,” with one former employee specifically saying he was sexually assaulted. That person was a production assistant on one of the show’s first few seasons, and he said Spacey’s…

Netflix cancels House Of Cards, says it's "deeply troubled" over Kevin Spacey allegations

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Netflix has decided to cancel its old tentpole drama House Of Cards after a sixth and final season, finally putting Frank Underwood’s reign of terror (and outrageous accent) to an end. The Hollywood Reporter story initially suggested that the timing of this was essentially a…

House Of Cards creator calls Kevin Spacey sexual assault allegation “deeply troubling” 

With Kevin Spacey having offered an underwhelming apology in response to Anthony Rapp’s allegation of sexual assault, House Of Cards creator Beau Willimon has also spoken up on the matter, calling the story “deeply troubling.” Willimon’s statement went out on Twitter (where else?) just hours after Spacey’s…

Are streaming services poised for an Emmy win for Outstanding Drama Series?

The A.V. Club is counting down the days leading up to the 69th Primetime Emmy Awards on Sunday, September 17, with an examination of this year’s major categories. Each day, TV editor Erik Adams is breaking down a category and giving us his picks for who should win, and who will win. On the final day of our Emmy Round…