Political Animals 1 Season 2012
Amazon Instant Video
1. Pilot In this new series, Sigourney Weaver stars as Elaine Barrish Hammond, a former first lady and current secretary of state, who lets a hungry journalist (Carla Gugino) follow her.
2. Second Time Around Elaine sends Bud to diffuse the Iranian hostage situation, throwing him back in the spotlight - and putting Douglas and Anne's engagement party in peril.
3. The Woman Problem Threatened by Elaine's skyrocketing popularity, Garcetti (ADRIAN PASDAR) hatches a plan that finds Elaine at odds with her longtime mentor - a Supreme Court justice.
4. Lost Boys After a grueling overseas tour, Elaine returns to D.C. to find the country in a diplomatic crisis, leaving her sparring with the Garcetti administration.
5. 16 Hours Elaine finds herself torn between staying by T.J.'s side and handling the rescue of a Chinese submarine. Douglas may cross a boundary that could jeopardize his future.
6. Resignation Day President Garcetti (ADRIAN PASDAR) throws a wrench in Elaine's plan to resign from his cabinet. An unforeseen event leaves the Hammonds - and the country - at a crossroads.
|Starring||Sigourney Weaver, Carla Gugino|
|Supporting actors||James Wolk, Sebastian Stan, Brittany Ishibashi, Ellen Burstyn, Ciarán Hinds, Dylan Baker, Dan Futterman, Adrian Pasdar, Roger Bart, Meghann Fahy, LaMonica Garrett, Brent Jennings, Igor Jijikine, Marshall Manesh, Kristine Nielsen, Linda Powell, Lucila Solá, Clifton Davis|
|Executive Producer||Greg Berlanti|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Political Animals was one of those series that ran under the radar of most television viewers. This is a pity, because it was a tautly written, well acted show about one of... Read morePublished 1 month ago by G P Padillo
It is a shame this show ended so soon as it had a lot of promise. Of course, it is a shame to see anything with Ellen Burstyn come to an end as she is a true national treasure. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Kevin Peshick
Political Animals WAS the finast drama that I have seen on TV in many years. The DVD is worth viewing over and over again especially when you get mad at the government(ha-ha).Published 4 months ago by Jeffrey A. Forman
Excellent cast, great script and lots of intense drama make this outstanding television.
Watched in one sitting and extremely disappointed it was prematurely terminated... Read more
Sigourney Weaver just gets better in every role and I bought this knowing full well that it was only the mini series which is sad because the show had such great potential to be... Read morePublished 5 months ago by CJ
this was not great tv but as a first season with sigourney weaver in the lead role, i thought it was promising and worth a second season effort. Read morePublished 6 months ago by carol irvin
Great writing and I love Ellen Burstyn. Seems like a take off on the Clintons. Acting is excellent as well.Published 6 months ago by J. Kemp
It was an awesome. I loved the characters, plot, and conflicts. My only beef with it is I feel they have cut us short not turning it in to a regular show. It was set of for it. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Conrad
I can't say enough positive things about this series,superb on every level!!! The cast is perfect and story lines are plucked right from today's headlines.Published 6 months ago by Desiree