Articles for Political Animals Season 1

Sigourney Weaver is coming to a TV near you this summer. The Alien and Avatar star was joined the cast of the six-episode new USA drama Political Animals from Greg Berlanti (Jack and Bobby).  Read more »
USA‘s motto is "Characters Welcome," and that accurately describes its newest limited series event, Political Animals (premiering Sunday at 10pm). Sure, it‘s about politics and is obviously modeled loosely on Hillary Clinton (a former First Lady who runs for president, fails and becomes Secretary of State instead). But it‘s all the wild, out-of-control characters that make this a show to watch.  Read more »
Susan Berg opened a big can of worms during the pilot of Political Animals, whether she meant to or not, bringing to light some of the dysfunctional Hammond family drama. From adultery, drugs, a suicide attempt, and even an eating disorder the limited series event, Political Animals, has a lot going on and this Sunday‘s all new episode is no exception.To help get you prepared BuddyTV is giving away a prize pack like no other. Read below to find out what‘s inside and just how easy it is to win. Read more »
The King Beyond the Wall finally has a face. According to EW, Game of Thrones has cast Ciaran Hinds as Mance Rayder, the leader of the Wildling army.  Read more »
It‘s been a blood bath at USA this week as a trio of shows have been axed.On Wednesday, freshman drama Common Law was cancelled after one season. On Thursday, the mediator drama Fairly Legal was cancelled after two seasons. And today the Sigourney Weaver-led "limited series event" Political Animals was also denied a potential second season.  Read more »
The awards season is in full swing and this morning the nominations were announced for the 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards. Honoring the best in film and television, the SAG Awards tend to be quite conservative, recognizing big names over smaller, more deserving shows.  Read more »
The nominations for the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards were announced Thursday morning, and as always, it‘s a mix of old favorites and wacky new entries. Sure shows like Homeland, Downton Abbey and Modern Family got multiple nominations, but so did ABC‘s Nashville. And somehow NBC‘s Smash got nominated for Best Comedy/Musical Series.  Read more »
The 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards will honor the best in film and television from the past year. Hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, the ceremony will air on NBC Sunday, January 13 at 8pm ET (5pm PT).  Read more »
The nominations for the 2013 Critics‘ Choice TV Awards were announced Wednesday morning, spanning a wide array of not only network and cable, but from Netflix as well with the popularity of House of Cards on the streaming/rental service. Read more »
The 2013 Emmy Award nominations were announced Thursday morning, and as usual, it‘s a crazy mix of established frontrunners and a few new faces. American Horror Story: Asylum led all programs with 17 nominations, followed closely by Game of Thrones with 16. 30 Rock was the top comedy with 13 nominations for its final season.  Read more »
The biggest night of TV is here with the 65th Annual Emmy Awards. Hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, the three-hour telecast will honor the best in television over the past year, and I‘ll be here through the evening with the winners and my live analysis.  Read more »

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