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, Adrian Pasdar, Roger Bart, LaMonica Garrett, Eric Mabius, Kristine Nielsen, Linda Powell, Waleed Zuaiter, Ali Afshar, Dean Alai, Iraj Anvar, Neimah Djourabchi, Nick Mathews|
|Executive Producer||Greg Berlanti|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
It amazes me that whoever cast this thought anyone would think that Ciarán Hinds is sexy enough to appeal to so many women (he's very unattractive, to me, and what's with that mouth downturned mouth that's apparently an affectation?)
I enjoyed all the performances by the main characters , but maybe because it was only one series the characters were not full yet full blown , so much more to discover . Read morePublished 10 days ago by Hephaistion
I liked the first couple of episodes until I realized this wasn't about a story involving governing or politics, like West Wing, but government was just the story in which a soap... Read morePublished 1 month ago by steven
I'll be honest the only reason I started to watch this was for Sebastian Stan (Tj) but I was blow away at what a good show it was. Shame it's only one season.Published 2 months ago by Madeline
This isn't a show for everyone. Some will probably find it to be too soapy, others will probably find it boring, but I actually enjoyed it. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Nicole's YA Book Haven
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 4 months ago by G P Padillo
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 8 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 8 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 9 months ago by carol irvin