Tension between Robin Wright’s character and the legacy left behind by Kevin Spacey’s character — who was cut out of the show after allegations of sexual impropriety by Spacey surfaced — is clearly evident throughout the official teaser for the sixth and final season of “House of Cards.”
The clip, which was released today by Netflix, can be seen below. The show’s final season launches Nov. 2.
“Golden Globe winner and Emmy Award nominee Robin Wright returns as President of the United States in the award-winning, landmark series ‘House of Cards,'” Netflix notes in today’s announcement. “Wright is joined by Academy Award nominees Diane Lane and Greg Kinnear as well as Cody Fern this season alongside Emmy Award nominee Michael Kelly, Jayne Atkinson, Academy Award nominee Patricia Clarkson, Emmy Award nominee Constance Zimmer, Derek Cecil, Campbell Scott and Boris McGiver.”
Melissa James Gibson and Frank Pugliese continue as showrunners for season six, and are executive producers along with Robin Wright, David Fincher, Joshua Donen, Dana Brunetti, Eric Roth, Michael Dobbs and Andrew Davies.
Created for television by Beau Willimon, “House of Cards” is produced by Donen/Fincher/Roth and Trigger Street Productions, Inc. in associated with Media Rights Capital for Netflix.
Here’s the official teaser …