Boris McGiver (Tom Hammerschmidt) Interview on Season 5 and potential Season 6
In this article, McGiver talks further about staying his fight against the Underwoods and what that might look like if the show were picked up for a sixth season, representing the Fourth Estate on TV amid a time when the media is being attacked by the real president, and what it was like filming that scene with MSNBC's Rachel Maddow.
The Trump Administration Shakes ‘House of Cards’ Hard (NYTimes)
“House of Cards,” Netflix’s presidential soap, is theoretically well positioned to break the fourth wall of today’s political conversation. But the series — at best, a thick slice of ham onto which Kevin Spacey ladles villainous oratory like red-eye gravy — has never really stood up to deep reading. And with Season 5, which commenced at the end of May, the series is a lamer duck than ever.
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