Political Animals

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  • TV-14
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 2012
Sigourney Weaver stars as Elaine Barrish Hammond, the current secretary of state and former first lady. In this new drama Hammond develops an unlikely friendship with an ambitious young journalist played by Carla Gugino.

Sigourney Weaver stars as Elaine Barrish Hammond, the current secretary of state and former first lady. In this new drama Hammond develops an unlikely friendship with an ambitious young journalist played by Carla Gugino.

Original Release

07/15/2012 on USA

US Release

07/15/2012

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Cast

Ellen Burstyn Margaret Barrish
Sigourney Weaver Elaine Barrish
Ciaran Hinds Bud Hammond
Carla Gugino Susan Berg
Adrian Pasdar President Paul Garcetti / Paul Garcetti
Sebastian Stan T.J. Hammond
Roger Bart Barry Harris
Brittany Ishibashi Anne Ogami
James Wolk Douglas Hammond
Shawn Gonzalez Washington Globe Employee
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Pilot Sunday, 15 July 2012
2 Second Time Around Sunday, 22 July 2012
3 The Woman Problem Sunday, 29 July 2012
4 Lost Boys Sunday, 05 August 2012
5 16 Hours Sunday, 12 August 2012
6 Resignation Day Sunday, 19 August 2012

Directors

David Petrarca, Michael Morris, Greg Berlanti, Bethany Rooney, Tucker Gates

Writers

Tonya Kong, Phil Klemmer, Molly Newman, Speed Weed, Greg Berlanti, Brian Peterson, Nicholas Wootton, Kelly Souders, Geoffrey Nauffts

Creators

Greg Berlanti

Cast

Ellen Burstyn Margaret Barrish
Sigourney Weaver Elaine Barrish
Ciaran Hinds Bud Hammond
Carla Gugino Susan Berg
Adrian Pasdar President Paul Garcetti / Paul Garcetti
Sebastian Stan T.J. Hammond
Roger Bart Barry Harris
Brittany Ishibashi Anne Ogami
James Wolk Douglas Hammond
Shawn Gonzalez Washington Globe Employee
Erica Lynne Arden Washington Globe Employee
Dylan Baker Vice President Fred Collier
Alan Davis Washington Globe Intern
Dan Futterman Alex Davies
Griffin Newman Russ
Meghann Fahy Georgia Gibbons
Linda Powell Pauline Samson
R.J. Kelly Secret Service Agent Sam
Justin Fortmeier Agent
Chuck Schanamann Politcal Advisor

Producers

Greg Berlanti Executive Producer
Melissa Kellner Berman Executive Producer
Larry Marks Executive Producer
Sarah Caplan Executive Producer
Laurence Mark Executive Producer
Carl Ogawa Producer
Nicole Carrasco Producer
Suzanne C. Geiger Producer
Phil Klemmer Producer
Kelly Souders Producer
Speed Weed Producer
Molly Newman Producer
Jennifer Lence Producer
Brian Peterson Producer
Michael Cedar Producer

Editors

Barbara Gerard, Kristin Windell

2013 Golden Globe Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
2013 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
2013 Emmy Outstanding Hairstyling for a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
2013 Emmy Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special Nominated
2013 Emmy Outstanding Miniseries or Movie Nominated
2013 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
2013 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Won
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