Political Animals (2012)

Political Animals is a six-part miniseries. Elaine Barrish's husband Bud was a popular President of the United States during the 1990s despite his extramarital affairs. After leaving the White House, Elaine Barrish was elected Governor of Illinois and ran for the Democratic nomination for President, but lost to Paul Garcetti. The night Barrish conceded the nomination, she asked her husband for a divorce. Two years later, as Garcetti's Secretary of State, Barrish deals with State Department issues while trying to keep her family together.

Directing:
  • David Petrarca

Stars:
Release Date: 2012-07-15
themoviedb icon 7.1/10
  • Language: en
  • Runtime: 252
Dylan Baker
Dylan Baker
Vice President Fred Collier
Adrian Pasdar
Adrian Pasdar
President Paul Garcetti
Ciarán Hinds
Ciarán Hinds
Bud Hammond
Sebastian Stan
Sebastian Sta...
T.J. Hammond
Dan Futterman
Dan Futterman
Alex Davies
James Wolk
James Wolk
Douglas Hammond
Roger Bart
Roger Bart
Barry Harris
Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgr...
Justice Diane Nash
Sigourney Weaver
Sigourney Wea...
Elaine Barrish
Carla Gugino
Carla Gugino
Susan Berg
Brittany Ishibashi
Brittany Ishi...
Anne Ogami
Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
Margaret Barrish