House of Cards

Newscasters Shouldn't Become TV Stars

David Martin | Posted 03.20.2015 | Canada
David Martin

It's been clear for some time now that television network news is no longer solely populated by journalists. It's not for nothing that the coined word infotainment has gained currency. In an atmosphere like that, is it any wonder that news correspondents become news personalities who in turn become Hollywood stars?

Alberta Government Gets 'House Of Cards' Treatment

The Huffington Post Alberta | Michelle Butterfield | Posted 03.12.2015 | Canada Alberta

Inspired by the actual Netflix drama...

This Is The Robin Wright Cover We All Need

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 03.10.2015 | Canada Style

All hail TV's most stylish First Lady! "House of Cards" star Robin Wright covers the April 2015 issue of Vanity Fair and girl has never looked bett...

What Frank Underwood and George Costanza Can Teach Us About Thinking

Ion Valis | Posted 03.08.2015 | Canada
Ion Valis

In the second episode of the current season of House of Cards (don't worry, no spoilers follow), Frank Underwood has an epiphany. Faced with a series of obstacles even his devious mind cannot defeat, he suddenly realizes that if he can't get the Congressional leadership "to do what they're dead-set against doing ... we have to reverse our thinking."

Frank Underwood SAYS SO, That's Why

The Huffington Post Canada | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 02.27.2015 | Canada

Everyone's favourite ruthless politician is back. Yes, now-President Frank Underwood is back on Season 3 of "House Of Cards," and the series is now...

How Netflix's $100-Million Bet On Frank Underwood Paid Off

CP | Michael Liedtke, The Associated Press | Posted 02.27.2015 | Canada Business

SAN FRANCISCO - Even if it never wins another award, "House of Cards" already ranks among the most influential series in television history.The politi...

How To Get Claire Underwood's Style Without Becoming Evil

The Huffington Post Canada | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 02.25.2015 | Canada Style

We're days away from descending upon the Underwood-run White House in "House of Cards" Season 3, where Claire and Frank will undoubtedly deliver a who...

'Sesame Street' Gave Us The Cutest 'House Of Cards' Spoof We've Seen Yet

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Living

Leave it to "Sesame Street" to stoke our craving for the next season of "House of Cards."

‘House Of Cards' Posts Perfect Response To Season 3 Leak

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 02.12.2015 | Canada Business

Well played.


The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada TV

Mark Feb. 27, 2015 in those calendars "House of Cards" fans, because you've got a date with Frank Under — sorry, make that President Underwood and t...

#foodcrisis: The "Defining Challenge of Our Century" in a Graphic Novel

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 12.26.2014 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

It's Sin City meets Homeland with a touch of House of Cards; there's something for comic book junkies and global politics nuts, too -- and plenty of food for thought for the rest of us. #foodcrisis is a new graphic novel that portrays the collapse of the world's agricultural system in 2025.

►Frank Underwood Prank Calls Hillary Clinton

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.15.2014 | Canada TV

Maybe Frank Underwood isn't the smartest person in Washington after all. On Friday, actor Kevin Spacey reprised his role as the ruthless “House o...

LOOK: Alberta Embraces Drama, Goes 'House Of Cards'

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 03.18.2014 | Canada Alberta

Alberta politics has had all makings of a political drama in recent days, so these 'House of Cards'-style cards don't seem that far off. Organizers...

Chris Jancelewicz

'House Of Cards' Season 2, Episode 3 Recap | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada TV

** WARNING: Spoilers Ahead. Please don't read on unless you've watched "House Of Cards" Season 2, Episode 3, or if you don't mind finding out what hap...

9 Reasons Frank Underwood Is A Better Politician Than Rob Ford

The Huffington Post Canada | Michael Bolen | Posted 03.14.2014 | Canada Politics

Frank Underwood, Kevin Spacey's character on House of Cards, isn't exactly the nicest guy around. But he looks like Abraham Lincoln next to Rob Ford. ...

Chris Jancelewicz

'House Of Cards' Season 2, Episode 2 Recap | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada TV

** WARNING: Spoilers Ahead. Please don't read on unless you've watched "House Of Cards" Season 2, Episode 2, or if you don't mind finding out what hap...

Broken Bells 'Naive' About Using The 'D' Word In Their Album Title

HuffPost Canada Music | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 03.06.2014 | Canada Music

When Shins frontman James Mercer and wunderkind producer Danger Mouse (aka Brian Burton), collectively known as Broken Bells, decided to name their so...

The 10 Most Infamous Real-Life Backdoor Political Deals | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada Politics

Sometimes it isn't the government that's to blame for back door deals. Back in 1869, two wily financiers, Jay Gould and James Fisk, thought they could outsmart the government and corner the gold market, but were foiled by the administration. Gould and Fisk tried to buy massive amounts of gold at a low price and then sell high using insider information.

Celebs At 'House Of Cards' Season 2 Premiere

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.14.2014 | Canada Style

For a highly anticipated red carpet TV premiere, only the most fashionable of outfits will do. So when Kate Mara and co-star Robin Wright attended ...

'House Of Cards' Season 2 Premiere Review: Frankly, It's Perfection

Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada TV
Chris Jancelewicz

I'll be honest right out of the gate: I thought the latter half of "House Of Cards" Season 1 was weak. So imagine my surprise when I not only enjoyed the first episode of Season 2, I absolutely loved it -- it's one of the best hours of TV I've watched in recent memory.

'House Of Cards' Creator Mum On Season 2 Details

HuffPost TV Canada | Nelson Branco | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada TV

Ace showrunner Beau Willimon is proving to be quite the Hollywood wild card. Despite being plucked by Hollywood from relative obscurity (thanks to his...

Chris Jancelewicz

Molly Parker Infiltrates 'House Of Cards' | Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 02.12.2014 | Canada TV

Last time we were in the "House Of Cards" universe, it seemed like Frank (Kevin Spacey) had it all: he'd successfully made it to the near-peak of the ...

House of Cards: 11 Questions to be Answered in Season 2

Daniel Dickin | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada TV
Daniel Dickin

Netflix's House of Cards was nominated for four Golden Globes just hours before they launched their Season 2 trailer. Unfortunately, Season 2 will be the final season for House of Cards, citing the actors' and producers' preferences to do movies over a television series. Here are 11 questions to be answered in House of Cards Season two.

Ranking Emmy Nominees Theme Songs From Best To Worst

HuffPost Canada Music | Anne T. Donahue | Posted 09.20.2013 | Canada Music

The 65th Emmys nearly are upon us , and we'd be an embarrassment to our DVD collections and "Breaking Bad" analyses if we didn't pay homage to the awa...

'House Of Cards' Season 1, Episode 13 Recap: All's Well That Ends Well (Or Not)

Chris Jancelewicz | Posted 07.04.2013 | Canada TV
Chris Jancelewicz

Sometimes smashing a sink faucet with a hammer is just smashing a sink faucet with a hammer. At other times, as in the finale of House Of Cards' first season, it means a whole lot more. Blunt force might silence a dripping faucet, but it doesn't stop the underlying problem. Frank is surely going to find this out.