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How Jay Z Influenced Remy From 'House Of Cards'

HuffingtonPost.com | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.20.2014 | Entertainment

"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1" is the year's most political blockbuster -- the film is literally about the propaganda campaigns waged by two ...

'Madam Secretary': A Reflection of 'Deep' Washington

Carla Seaquist | Posted 11.19.2014 | Entertainment
Carla Seaquist

At a time of extreme animus directed against Washington, D.C., Madam Secretary, a new series on CBS, casts these hated bureaucrats -- and the cabinet secretaries they work for -- as the people of serious and constructive purpose that they actually are.

Tangled Web

Lisa Steinberg | Posted 11.12.2014 | Entertainment
Lisa Steinberg

YouTube is where new shows and obsessions are being spawned. No longer does mainstream television control the market. So if you're in the need for a fix, and you don't want to have to wait weeks for new episodes, YouTube is at your fingertips, and so is a whole new world of web series.

Risking It All: Entrepreneurs, CEOs and Hollywood Stars Open Up

Andre Bourque | Posted 11.05.2014 | Business
Andre Bourque

Entrepreneurs offer some of the best examples of risk-taking that resulted in fabulous success stories. Their victories are usually achieved only after significant rounds of trial and error, however, which can involve having to put everything on the line.

Kevin Spacey Proves Bill Clinton Would Make A Great Ghostbuster

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.01.2014 | Comedy

Kevin Spacey ain't afraid of no random impression. On Friday, Jimmy Fallon got Kevin Spacey to play a special Halloween version of "Wheel of Impres...

Eric Holder Compares Dick Cheney To Frank Underwood

The Huffington Post | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 10.29.2014 | Politics

Attorney General Eric Holder compared former Vice President Dick Cheney to Frank Underwood, the conniving, power-hungry protagonist in the Netflix ser...

'House Of Cards' Actress Elizabeth Norment Dead At 61

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 10.29.2014 | Entertainment

Elizabeth Norment, who played Frank Underwood's secretary, Nancy Kaufberger, on Netflix's "House of Cards," has died at age 61. The actress died on...

The Producer's Work: An Interview With Denis Friedman

Marcin J. Sobczak | Posted 10.20.2014 | Entertainment
Marcin J. Sobczak

We do know that the producers are a group of outstanding, creative and charismatic personalities. That is why we would like to introduce to you The Producer's Work!

Paris Match: A Talk with Stuart Woods

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 10.17.2014 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

Stuart Woods: "I gave up outlining a long time ago. It seems to me that going by the seat of my pants is a more interesting way to write a novel. If I can't figure out what's happening, then I don't think the reader can, and that's very important to me."

Netflix's Transformation: Big Data vs. Big Sociology

Markus Giesler | Posted 10.16.2014 | Business
Markus Giesler

"House of Cards" and Netflix's other original formats have an important role to play in reshaping consumers and consumption patterns in ways that enable the successful shift from Netflix, the streaming service to Netflix, the content provider.

Breaking Bad TV Habits

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 10.06.2014 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

With all of the gun violence and drug-related deaths in this country and our TV habits, I am wondering if it is a case of art imitating life or life imitating art? Either way, this nation is in trouble. TV used to be an escape to forget the world's problems. Now TV is something we need to escape from.

(VIDEO) WPP's Sorrell: We Are a Content Company

Andy Plesser | Posted 10.02.2014 | Business
Andy Plesser

Wikipedia may describe WPP as an "advertising and public relations company" - but CEO Sir Martin Sorrell has a much broader definition that that. Com...

7 Netflix Hacks That Will Make You A Binge-Watching Pro

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.07.2014 | Entertainment

Back in olden times before Netflix, you had to wait days, even weeks, between episodes of your favorite show, and it was terrible. Then the streaming ...

Breaking Bad, Sherlock, and Television's Golden Age of Anti-Heroes

William Bradley | Posted 09.03.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Whether all these figures are anti-heroes, or in some cases something else entirely, is an interesting question. As is the question of why anti-heroes are so important in quality television. Short form answer is that they match the times. It's a mostly cynical and sour era, with little faith in institutions or, generally speaking, leaders.

Red Carpet Moments

Philip David Morton | Posted 10.28.2014 | Entertainment
Philip David Morton

B.A.F.T.A. (British Academy of Film and Television Arts) held their high pre-Emmy tea Saturday afternoon at the luxurious SLS hotel. This industry party continues its solid draw as a talent magnet, with many notables of the red carpet and at the exclusive party beyond.

Streaming: TV's Tectonic Shift

Tom Alderman | Posted 10.27.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Alderman

Why should we pay cable companies big monthly fees for a huge lineup of programs we never watch but are charged for. Research shows that folks with 300 channels only watch an average of 12 of them. Why not pick and choose just what we want to watch and pay for each show as we go? Or, as the industry calls it: pay-per-view.

D.C. Journalist Calls 'House Of Cards' Character 'Destructive' For Female Reporters

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 08.27.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Meredith Shiner is a D.C.-based political reporter and a woman, but the similarities to Zoe Barnes from the Netflix series "House Of Cards" end there,...

This Is Who Should Win at the 2014 Emmy Awards

Molly Fosco | Posted 10.22.2014 | Entertainment
Molly Fosco

The 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards are happening this Monday, and I don't think I can wait that long to find out who will win. To remedy my impatience, here is who I want to take home the golden statue.

Proof That Hollywood Doesn't Understand Texting

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.22.2014 | Technology

Even though nearly all of us are texting every day, we still haven't quite figured out how to depict it in film and on television.

Jason Linkins

Paul Ryan Took A Long Time To Get Grossed Out By 'House Of Cards' Frank Underwood

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.15.2014 | Politics

In an interview with Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.), the former vice presidential candidate, Andy Abrahams of Parade magazine inquires about Ryan's teevee vi...

Hillary Clinton And Frank Underwood Plan Bill's Birthday

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.18.2014 | Entertainment

Frank Underwood is ruthless, especially when it comes to birthday presents. In this "House of Cards" parody, made in honor of former president Bill...

Frank Underwood Has Nothing On Jimmy Fallon

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.13.2014 | Comedy

In the latest "Tonight Show" parody, Jimmy Fallon shows us how working at NBC is actually a lot like the Netflix series "House of Cards." There's back...

'House Of Cards' Is About To Get Controversial If These Rumors Are True

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.18.2014 | Entertainment

Frank Underwood is about to have a punk prayer. Russian punk-protest band Pussy Riot will reportedly appear in the upcoming Season 3 of Netflix's "...

Netflix Now Brings In More Money From Subscribers Than HBO

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 08.07.2014 | Technology

We should know better by now than to think Netflix executives would pass up an opportunity to annoy HBO. The company's founder and CEO, Reed Hastin...

Turning 55, Kevin Spacey's on Fire

John Farr | Posted 09.24.2014 | Entertainment
John Farr

When Kevin Spacey made a recent appearance on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, the host came up with the perfect skit to highlight the actor's many talents: Spacey headed up a barbershop quartet that put a doo-wop twist on the Jason Derulo hit, Talk Dirty.