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Political drama House Of Cards getting third season on Netflix

Published on Feb 5, 2014 8:08 AM
House Of Cards star Kevin Spacey at the Golden Globes Awards in January 2014. The Emmy Award-winning, online-only political drama will get a third season on Netflix -- FILE PHOTO: REUTERS

NEW YORK (REUTERS) - House Of Cards, the Emmy Award-winning, online-only political drama starring Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright, will get a third season on Netflix, the series' producer said on Tuesday.

Netflix has ordered the latest season of the gripping series on Washington machinations from Media Rights Capital, the independent studio behind the series, according to a representative for the producer.

The second season, with two-time Oscar winner Spacey playing ruthless South Carolina Representative Francis Underwood and Wright, who won a Golden Globe for her portrayal of his equally ambitious wife, will premiere on Netflix on Feb 14.

All 13 episodes will be at available at once on the subscription video streaming service.

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