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BrainDead 

TV-14 | | Comedy, Drama, Horror | TV Series (2016)
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A government employee discovers that the cause of the tensions between the two political parties is a race of extraterrestrial insects eating the brains of the politicians.
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Series cast summary:
Mary Elizabeth Winstead ...  Laurel Healy 13 episodes, 2016
Danny Pino ...  Luke Healy 13 episodes, 2016
Aaron Tveit ...  Gareth Ritter 13 episodes, 2016
Tony Shalhoub ...  Red Wheatus 13 episodes, 2016
Nikki M. James ...  Rochelle Daudier 12 episodes, 2016
Johnny Ray Gill ...  Gustav Triplett 10 episodes, 2016
Paige Patterson ...  Scarlett Pierce 10 episodes, 2016
Jan Maxwell ...  Ella Pollack 9 episodes, 2016
Zach Grenier ...  Dean Healy 8 episodes, 2016
Megan Hilty ...  Misty Alise 8 episodes, 2016
Beth Malone ...  Claudia Monarch 8 episodes, 2016
Charlie Semine ...  Anthony Onofrio 7 episodes, 2016
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A young, fresh-faced Hill staffer gets her first job in Washington, D.C. to discover two things: The government has stopped working, and alien spawn have come to earth and eaten the brains of a growing number of Congressmen and Hill staffers.

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What's Eating Washington?


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USA

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English

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13 June 2016 (USA) See more »

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BrainDead: Alieni a Washington See more »

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Best Political Satire on TV
8 August 2016 | by onehigginsdavidSee all my reviews

Hilariously Funny but Deadly Serious. This wonderful piece of Art somehow slipped onto Broadcast Television at just the Right Time. It comically answers the Question that so Many are Asking: "What the Hell Happened to Republican Politicians?" The answer is an Inhuman Influence that threatens the existence of Humanity. A perfect reflection of what is actually going on in Congress today. Using this device the series is able to examine the ugly practices of American Politics and the Darker Side of the Federal Government the way that is most effective; with Humor. The Best part for me is that those under the Control of the Evil Influence which has destroyed their Brains (as the title of the Series implies) are so Recognizable. They seem very much like the Republican Politicians and their Operatives that we see on TV.


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