Poster

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  • Season 1
  • Episode 1

Congressman Francis Underwood has been declined the chair for Secretary of State. He's now gathering his own team to plot his revenge. Zoe Barnes, a reporter for the Washington Herald, will... See more »

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Francis Underwood
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Claire Underwood
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Zoe Barnes
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Rep. Peter Russo
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Doug Stamper
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Linda Vasquez
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Christina Gallagher
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Lucas Goodwin
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Tom Hammerschmidt
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Janine Skorsky
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Catherine Durant
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President Garrett Walker
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VP Matthews (as Dan Ziske)
Elizabeth Norment ...
Nancy Kaufberger
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Rep. Donald Blythe
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Michael Kern
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Felicity Holburn
Karl Kenzler ...
Sen. Charles Holburn
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Barney Hull
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Evelyn
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Steve
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Call Girl
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Freddy
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1st Lady Patricia Walker
Carl Schurr ...
Chief Justice
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Police Officer
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Tech Guy
Steven Ted Beckler ...
Henry Chapman
Samuel Maupin ...
Minister
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Jack Warton (as Gary Moore)
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Sue Warton
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Brian
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Cop
Kyle Johnson ...
Walker Kid 1
Kirsten Johnson ...
Walker Kid 2 (as Kristen Johnson)
Alexandra Linn ...
Dance Couple 1
Eliot Malamud ...
Dance Couple 1
Ann Marlow ...
Dance Couple 2
Dan Vanbey ...
Dance Couple 2
Anna Damen ...
Dance Couple 3
Sean Climer ...
Dance Couple 3
Carol Berger ...
Dance Couple 4
Ed Costlow ...
Dance Couple 4
Catherine Noblitt ...
Dance Couple 5
Mark Norton ...
Dance Couple 5
Debbie Winchell ...
Dance Couple 6
Chris Endres ...
Dance Couple 6
Karen Trimble ...
Dance Couple 7
Dimitri Klubov ...
Dance Couple 7
Honey Kessler ...
Dance Couple 8
Bob Kessler ...
Dance Couple 8
Lucy Henningfield ...
Dance Couple 9
Jack Henningfield ...
Dance Couple 9
Linda Ha ...
Dance Couple 10
David Flynn ...
Dance Couple 10
Natalya Franklin ...
Dance Couple 11
Stephen Gonzales ...
Dance Couple 11
Sally Meints ...
Dance Couple 12
George Winchell ...
Dance Couple 12
Yana Karp ...
Dance Couple 13
Dan Callaway ...
Dance Couple 13 (as Dan Calloway)
Yuko Yu ...
Dance Couple 14
Thomas Yu ...
Dance Couple 14
Charlie Dreizen ...
20-Year-Old Hit and Run Driver
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DC Cop 1 (as Willie Keith Scott)
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DC Cop 2
Ron Decker ...
Opera Couple 1
Victoria Morrison ...
Opera Couple 1
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joanna Becker ...
Herald Staffer (uncredited)
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Vice President's Drunk Friend (uncredited)
Aaron Bryant ...
Rude Politician (uncredited)
Juan Eloy Carrera ...
Ballroom Attendee (uncredited)
James Cottingham ...
Politician (uncredited)
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New Years Eve Partygoer (uncredited)
Dave Fairbanks ...
Parishoner (uncredited)
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Politician (uncredited)
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Newspaper Reporter (uncredited)
Pete Garvey ...
Politician (uncredited)
Marc Goodman ...
Opera Attendee (uncredited)
John Hagy ...
Congressman (uncredited)
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Opera Patron (uncredited)
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Press Corp (uncredited)
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Staffer (uncredited)
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Opera Attendee (uncredited)
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Secret Service (uncredited)
Micheila Leighland ...
Opera VIP (uncredited)
Benjamin Loeh ...
Bartender (uncredited)
Neal McNeil ...
Parishoner (uncredited)
Anita Moore ...
Outgoing First Lady (uncredited)
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DC Arts Gala Patron (uncredited)
Peter Muggleworth ...
Inauguration Guest (uncredited)
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Parishoner (uncredited)
Melissa Panos ...
White House Reporter (uncredited)
Bob Schwartz ...
Waiter (uncredited)
David Murray Solomon ...
New Years Eve Partygoer (uncredited)
Richard Strasser ...
Diplomat (uncredited)
Katrinka Stringfield ...
Parishioner (uncredited)
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New Years Eve Partygoer (uncredited)

Directed by

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David Fincher

Written by

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Michael Dobbs ... (based on the novels by)
 
Andrew Davies ... (based on the mini-series by)
 
Beau Willimon ... (created for television by)
 
Beau Willimon ... (written by)
 
Sam Forman ... (staff writer)

Produced by

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Dana Brunetti ... executive producer
Rick Cleveland ... co-executive producer
H.H. Cooper ... co-producer
Andrew Davies ... executive producer
Michael Dobbs ... executive producer
Joshua Donen ... executive producer (as Josh Donen)
David Fincher ... executive producer
Keith Huff ... producer
Peter Mavromates ... co-producer
Karyn McCarthy ... producer
John P. Melfi ... executive producer (as John Melfi)
Eric Roth ... executive producer
Kevin Spacey ... executive producer
Sarah Treem ... co-executive producer
Beau Willimon ... executive producer
Robert Zotnowski ... co-executive producer

Music by

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Jeff Beal

Cinematography by

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Eigil Bryld ... director of photography

Film Editing by

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Kirk Baxter

Editorial Department

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Paul Alderman ... assistant editor
Blake Babson ... post coordinator
Tommy Hooper ... colorist
Tyler Nelson ... assistant editor
Alex Olivares ... assistant editor
Hameed Shaukat ... digital intermediate post supervisor
Matthew Sousa ... on-line editor (as Matt Sousa)
Michael Vu ... apprentice editor
Paul Yacono ... colorist
Hilda Rasula ... assistant editor (uncredited)

Casting By

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Laray Mayfield

Production Design by

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Donald Graham Burt

Art Direction by

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Steve Arnold
Halina Gebarowicz
Dawn Swiderski

Set Decoration by

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Douglas A. Mowat ... (as Doug Mowat)

Costume Design by

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Tom Broecker

Makeup Department

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Sean Flanigan ... department head hair
Tania McComas ... department head makeup
Ai Nakata ... key hair
Tricia Sawyer ... key make-up
Gina W. Bateman ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Cheryl 'Pickles' Kinion ... makeup artist (uncredited)
Annabelle MacNeal ... makeup artist (uncredited)

Production Management

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Melissa Demino ... post-supervisor
Don J. Hug ... assistant unit production manager (as Don Hug)
Karyn McCarthy ... unit production manager
John P. Melfi ... unit production manager (as John Melfi)
Corey Sklov ... production supervisor

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director

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H.H. Cooper ... first assistant director
Dale M. Nielsen ... second assistant director (as Dale Pierce Nielsen)
Jennifer Roberts ... second second assistant director
Aidan Tumas ... dga trainee

Art Department

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Bryan Badman ... foreman
Tim Barker ... construction production assistant
Elizabeth Bell ... set dresser
Walter Berry ... welder gang boss
Steven Blake ... stage gang boss (as Steve Blake)
Erik Boring ... gang boss: set dressing
Howard Boyer ... gang boss
Marc Braun ... propmaker
Cara Brower ... assistant art director
Joanna Bush ... illustrator
Andrew Campbell ... graphic designer
Michael R. Clark ... on set painter
Kirk Corwin ... property master
Tim Croshaw ... set designer
Ronald J. Crouthamel ... foreman (as Ronald Crouthamel)
Michael Davis ... construction coordinator
Dale DeStefani ... construction coordinator (as Dale Destafani)
Lisa Dietrich ... set dresser
Scott C. Dunn ... gang boss stand-by (as Scott Dunn)
Patrick T. Eagan ... set dresser
Andrew Fair ... art department assistant/researcher
Elizabeth Flaherty ... art department coordinator
April Freeman ... scenic foreman
KeeKee George ... art department assistant/researcher
Francesca Gerlach ... scenic charge (as Fran Gerlach)
Michael Glynn ... assistant property master
Steven Harris ... assistant props
Randy G. Herbert ... stage foreman (as Randy Herbert)
Deni Holl ... scenic artist
Gregory S. Hooper ... set designer (as Greg Hooper)
Katie Howard ... graphics coordinator
Lauran Tracy Howard ... set dec coordinator (as Tracy Howard)
James Kelley ... toolman/welder (as Jim Kelley)
Mike Key ... propmaker
Patrick Kieley ... construction production assistant
Kristina Kilpe ... assistant property master
Biz Kopp ... property production assistant
Chris Lapp ... utility
Thomas F. Lombardi ... carpenter
Nikolai Loveikis ... on set dresser
Charles Maloy ... carpenter
M.J. Marqua ... construction grip best boy
Masako Masuda ... set designer
Susan Maye ... construction buyer
John Millard ... leadman
Ronald Napier ... general foreman (as Ronald Napier Jr.)
Ted Nolan ... mill shop foreman
Andrea Nowowiejski ... scenic gang boss
Tom Gallagher O'Connell ... set designer
Cal Ocampo ... propmaker
Tom Osman ... carpenter
Lucinda E. Pealer ... painter / scenic
Kevin Perich ... construction production assistant
Adele Plauche ... set designer
Amanda Robins ... set dec assistant
Aaron Rodriguez ... painter (as Aaron G. Rodriguez)
Kenneth Roman ... additional graphic designer: props
Eric Rosenberg ... graphic artist
Lee Shapira ... key construction rigger
Gloria Shih ... concept illustrator
Mike Smith ... mill shop foreman (as Michael Smith)
Lenny St. Laurent ... carpenter / carpenter/prop maker
Lia Thompson Roldan ... assistant set decorator (as Lia Roldan)
Stephanie Waldron ... greens person
Keith Weaver ... scenic gang boss / scenic gangboss
E. Parker Webb ... set dresser (as E. Parker Webb)
Elizabeth Weber ... 3rd buyer (as Elizabeth McPherson)
Ricky Wright ... propmaker
Dara Zappulla ... buyer (as Dara Zapulla)
Tiffany Zappulla ... assistant set decorator (as Tiffany Zapulla)
Zachary Zirlin ... graphic designer (as Zach Zirlin)
Michael Smith ... carpenter (uncredited)

Sound Department

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Sean England ... foley mixer
Malcolm Fife ... dialogue editor
Chris Jones ... utility
Ren Klyce ... sound designer
Jeremy Molod ... supervising sound editor
Nathan Nance ... re-recording mixer
Juan Peralta ... re-recording mixer
Michael Primmer ... boom operator (as Mike Primmer)
Steve Saada ... audio playback
Jonathon Stevens ... music editor
Dennie Thorpe ... foley artist
Corey Tyler ... foley recordist
Jana Vance ... foley artist
Mark Weingarten ... sound mixer
Mark Dolmont ... audio description mixer (uncredited)
Patrick Meza ... sound effects librarian (uncredited)

Special Effects by

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Hank Atterbury ... special effects supervisor
William Catania ... special effects coordinator

Visual Effects by

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Elizabeth Asai ... manager of operations: Ollin VFX
Lluis Barcelo ... cg supervisor
John Brennick ... compositor: digital domain
Robin L. D'Arcy ... visual effects producer: Ollin Studio
Miguel De Hoyos ... digital compositor
Natalia de la Garza ... compositing supervisor: Ollin Studio
Christopher Doulgeris ... visual effects artist
Omar García ... digital compositor: Ollin VFX
Héctor González ... digital compositor
Carlos Guillén ... digital compositor: Ollin Studio
Charlie Iturriaga ... visual effects supervisor: Ollin Studio
Brice Liesveld ... visual effects producer
Delta Manzano ... digital compositor: Ollin Studio
Luis Jorge Medina ... digital compositor
Ian Parra ... digital compositor: Ollin Studios
James Pastorius ... visual effects supervisor
Kim Quiroz ... visual effects coordinator
Ari Reisner ... compositor
Allen Tracy ... visual effects editor: Encore Hollywood
Estívaliz Zaragoza ... visual effects

Stunts

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Michael Ahl ... precision driver
Walter Oleniewski ... precision driver (uncredited)
April Whatley ... precision driver (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department

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Johan Heurlin Aidt ... "a" camera operator (fincher unit)
Leonard Applefeld ... lighting technician (as Len Applefeld)
Dan August ... rigging grip
Ian Axilrod ... "a" camera second assistant
Shawn C.H. Baron ... "b" dolly grip (as Shawn Baron)
Chris Beattie ... key rigging grip
Brian Brooks II ... lighting technician: second unit (as Brian Brooks) / rigging electrician (as Brian Brooks)
Tim Browne ... rigging grip
Joey Bruce ... rigging electric
Jeff Callow ... grip
Kevin 'Vinnie' Campbell ... dimmer board operator
Chris Carpenter ... rigging grip
Mark Catania ... "a" dolly grip
Brendan Cathcart ... lighting technician
Chris Connelly ... rigging grip
Jason Contino ... additional grip
Matt Craven ... grip
Aaron Curtis ... lighting: second unit
David Devlin ... additional cinematographer
James Dombey ... rigging grip
Andrew Geraci ... HDR time lapse photography
Melinda Sue Gordon ... still photographer
Kenny Harris ... lighting technician (as Kenneth Harris)
Chris Henry ... lighting technician
Lee Eric Hill ... rigging grip (as Eric Hill)
Jim Kwiatkowski ... key grip (as James Kwiatkowski)
Brian Leach ... basecamp generator operator
Patrick Lennon ... gaffer (as Patrick 'Packy' Lennon)
Charles Libin ... "b" camera operator (as Charlie Libin)
Allen Liu ... grip
Mike Locke ... best boy grip
M.J. Marqua ... rigging electrician
Osha Mattei ... best boy rigging electric (as Alyosha Mattei)
Christopher Moats ... base camp generator operator
Rob Mock ... best boy rigging grip
Kenneth Morton ... rigging grip foreman
Kurt Parlow ... "b" camera first assistant
Lawrence Price ... rigging gaffer
Timothy P. Reilly ... rigging grip
Taylor Roesch ... rigging electrician
Sean Ruggeri ... red camera technician
John Scanlon ... lighting technician
Blackford 'Boots' Shelton ... "a" camera first assistant (as Boots Sheldon)
Elliott Snell ... lighting technician
Wade Tyree ... basecamp generator operator
Matt Vossekuil ... rigging electric
Russell A. Wicks ... best boy electric (as Russell Wicks)
Michelle Zerdelian ... grip (as Michelle Zerdilian)

Animation Department

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Brian Do ... animator

Casting Department

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Sarah Beguiristain ... casting assistant: Laray Mayfield Casting
Patty Connolly ... adr voice casting (as Patty Majorczak-Connolly) / adr voice casting
Netsai Matowe ... extras and additional casting: Central Casting DC
Molly Sailors ... casting assistant: New York
Julie Schubert ... casting associate: New York
Mark Sussman ... adr voice casting
Dagmar Wittmer ... extras and additional casting: Central Casting DC (as Dagmar Whittmer)
Ramani Leah ... casting assistant (uncredited)

Costume and Wardrobe Department

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Ricardo Richard Alvarez ... costumer (as Ricardo Alvarez)
Deb Dalton ... additional costumer
Katie Howard ... costumer
Louise Lewis ... seamstress (as Louise P. Lewis)
Mara Majorowicz ... key costumer
Mary F. Miles ... tailor
LaVonne Richards ... tailor (as Lonnie Richards)
Minerva Diann Savoy ... tailor
Brett Springirth ... costume production assistant
Derek Sullivan ... costume supervisor
Marian Toy ... assistant costume designer

Location Management

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Eric Bannat ... key assistant location manager
Todd Feaser ... key location assistant
Marvin Ruffin ... assistant location manager
Jeremy Tan ... location assistant
Rehya Young ... key assistant location manager (uncredited)

Music Department

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Drew Bayers ... music clearance
Henry Beal ... electric bass soloist
David Low ... orchestra contractor
Jill Meyers ... music licensing
Jonathon Stevens ... music editor

Transportation Department

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Jacqueline L. Hurd ... picture car coordinator
Linda Luckeroth ... transportation office assistant
Tom Mawyer ... transportation on-set captain (as Tommy Mawyer)
Ronald Smith ... transportation captain (as Ron Smith)
Steven Truckenmiller ... driver
Kenneth Ziegler Jr. ... transportation co-captain (as Kenny Ziegler)
Gary Matthews ... driver (uncredited)

Other crew

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Christopher Aubin ... production accountant (as Chris Aubin)
Kate Barnow ... story editor
Bridgett Baron ... payroll accountant: Cast
Michael Buster ... dialect coach
Jennifer Bydwell ... product placement
Jay Carson ... political consultant
Ryan Celli ... set production assistant
Ann Christman ... assistant production coordinator
Kevin Dugard ... additional medic
Tal Fiala ... account executive
Ian Flanders ... stand in for Mr. Spacey
Sam Forman ... production staff
Steve Gehrke ... script supervisor
David Godbout ... set production assistant: D.C.
Ryan Gomez ... construction accountant
Elizabeth Ridley Hagan ... second assistant accountant (as Liz Hagan)
Jane Hollon ... production assistant
Daniel V. Holthaus ... additional medic
Meredith Humbracht ... production coordinator (as Meredith Humbrecht) / production coordinator
Nini Le Huynh ... assistant to ms wright (as Nini Huynh)
Judi Jeroslow ... payroll accountant
Elizabeth Johnson ... accounting clerk (as Beth Johnson)
Jeff Johnson ... key medic
Anthony Keating ... additional set production assistant
Bill Kennedy ... assistant to writer
Charlie Kranz ... additional medic
Christie Kwan ... production coordinator
Eric Lamb ... additional medic (as Eric J. Lamb)
Mike Lane ... other crew
Kate Leonard ... script coordinator
Lindsay Medeiros ... first assistant accountant
Lindsay Mercer ... accounting clerk
Christopher Morrow ... stand-in
Jessica Norris ... production office assistant (as Jess Norris)
Roger Parkinson Jr. ... production controller
Charles Pendorf ... additional medic
Daniel Penrod IV ... assistant to Karyn McCarthy
Tina Allen Pleasants ... travel coordinator
Coleen Prenda ... stand in for Ms. Wright
T.L. Quach ... production assistant (as Tina Quach)
Jacqueline Roberts ... payroll accountant (as Jackie Roberts)
Joe Russo ... Secret Service technical consultant: T&M Protection Resources (as Joseph M. Russo)
Corey Schuler ... production assistant
Stephanie Ulman ... production assistant
Venus Ventura ... additional assistant accountant
Derek Wade ... production secretary
Peter Wentzel ... finance executive
Jennifer Winterbotham ... production assistant (as Jen Winterbotham)
Jordan Yospe ... brand integration consultant
Jessica Baroody ... craft service assistant (uncredited)
Chris Carey ... production assistant (uncredited)
Nicholas Glekas ... production assistant (uncredited)
Jamie Hodge ... stand-in (uncredited)
Kevin Laughon ... stand-in (uncredited)
Terry McConnaughey ... stand-in for Boris McGiver and Michel Gill (uncredited)
Mike McGuirk ... production assistant (uncredited)
Cameron Morton ... production assistant (uncredited)
Anthony O. Prime ... stock video production (uncredited)
Stephen Turro ... production assistant (uncredited)
Chad Tyler ... stand-in (uncredited)
Crew believed to be complete

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Storyline

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Also Known As
  • Chapter 1 (United States)
Runtime
  • 55 min
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Did You Know?

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Trivia The episode won 2 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Cinematography for a Single-Camera Series and Outstanding Directing in a Drama Series. See more »
Goofs The characters are seen taking a Washington Flyer taxicab around D.C. This cab company exclusively serves Dulles International Airport. See more »
Movie Connections References The Dukes of Hazzard (1979). See more »
Soundtracks The Four Seasons - Summer See more »
Quotes Francis Underwood: There are two kinds of pain. The sort of pain that makes you strong, or useless pain. The sort of pain that's only suffering. I have no patience for useless things.
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