The Politician (2019– )
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The Voter 

Payton makes an eleventh-hour push to lock down the school's undecided voters, including one student who has other things on his mind besides politics.

Director:

Ian Brennan

Writers:

Ryan Murphy (created by), Brad Falchuk (created by) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Ben Platt ... Payton Hobart
Zoey Deutch ... Infinity Jackson
Lucy Boynton ... Astrid Sloan
Bob Balaban ... Keaton Hobart (credit only)
David Corenswet ... River Barkley (credit only)
Julia Schlaepfer ... Alice Charles
Laura Dreyfuss ... McAfee Westbrook
Theo Germaine ... James Sullivan
Rahne Jones ... Skye Leighton
Benjamin Barrett ... Ricardo
Jessica Lange ... Dusty Jackson (credit only)
Gwyneth Paltrow ... Georgina Hobart
Russell Posner ... Elliot Beachman
B.K. Cannon ... Kris
Natasha Ofili ... Principal Vaughn
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Payton makes an eleventh-hour push to lock down the school's undecided voters, including one student who has other things on his mind besides politics.

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Comedy | Drama

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Trivia

With only 28 minutes of runtime, this is the shortest episode of the season, as opposed to a standard of 42 ~ 45 minutes, and the first and last of the season closer to an hour of runtime. See more »

Quotes

Georgina Hobart: "Forget it?" People have fought and died for your right to vote. Haven't you heard of Chaney, Goodman, and Schwerner.
Student #2: Do they go here too?
Georgina Hobart: They were killed by the Klu Klux Klan for registering voters in Mississippi!
Student #1: Whoa, whoa, lady, are you saying we're the Klan?
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Written by Sufjan Stevens
Performed by Sufjan Stevens
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Understandable but unnecessary
14 November 2019 | by tonycuevaSee all my reviews

I understand how this was supposed to show the voter not only in the show but in modern day America but the episode just felt unnecessary.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

27 September 2019 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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