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HOUSE OF CARDS Season 1 Director's Commentary Now Live Exclusively on Netflix

Starting today, director's commentary on the Emmy Award-winning and Golden Globe nominated first season of HOUSE OF CARDS is available exclusively for members in all territories where Netflix is available.

· Audio commentary from all six season one directors, including: David Fincher, James Foley, Joel Schumacher, Charles McDougall, Carl Franklin and Allen Coulter, is featured. Directory commentary is available as an option on the subtitle and alternate audio preference on Netflix.

· The first season of HOUSE OF CARDS, from executive producer and Academy Award nominated screenwriter Beau Willimon, stars Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey, Golden Globe and Daytime Emmy Award nominee Robin Wright (SANTA BARBARA) and Kate Mara and is based on the BBC miniseries of the same name. This wicked political drama slithers beneath the curtain and through the back halls of greed, sex, love and corruption in modern Washington D.C. An uncompromising exploration of power, ambition and the American way, the series orbits Francis Underwood (Spacey), the House Majority Whip. Underwood is the politician's politician - masterful, beguiling, charismatic and ruthless. He and his equally ambitious wife Claire (Wright) stop at nothing to ensure their ascendancy. In addition to Spacey, Wright and Mara, the series also stars Golden Globe nominee Corey Stoll, Michael Kelly, Kristen Connolly and Sakina Jaffrey.

· Recognized by AFI as one of the Top 10 Programs of the Year, the Telegraph (UK) lauded HOUSE OF CARDS as "the most remarkable new television drama of the year," while the Philadelphia Inquirer hailed the show "a fascinating, first-class political thriller" and Entertainment Weekly described it as "deliciously bingeable."

· The second season (13-episodes) of HOUSE OF CARDS will premiere Friday, February 14, 2014. Former AS THE WORLD TURNS star Michael Park is among the guest stars.

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