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.
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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

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Cast

Sigourney Weaver Elaine Barrish
Dylan Baker Vice President Fred Collier
Ellen Burstyn Margaret Barrish
Roger Bart Barry Harris
Sebastian Stan T.J. Hammond
Adrian Pasdar President Paul Garcetti
Dan Futterman Alex Davies
Brittany Ishibashi Anne Ogami
Ciaran Hinds Bud Hammond
Carla Gugino Susan Berg
(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, Bethany Rooney, Greg Berlanti, Tucker Gates, Michael Morris

Writers

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

Creators

Greg Berlanti

Cast

Sigourney Weaver Elaine Barrish
Dylan Baker Vice President Fred Collier
Ellen Burstyn Margaret Barrish
Roger Bart Barry Harris
Sebastian Stan T.J. Hammond
Adrian Pasdar President Paul Garcetti
Dan Futterman Alex Davies
Brittany Ishibashi Anne Ogami
Ciaran Hinds Bud Hammond
Carla Gugino Susan Berg
James Wolk Douglas Hammond
Vanessa Redgrave Justice Diane Nash
Meghann Fahy Georgia Gibbons
Linda Powell Pauline Samson
Griffin Newman Russ
R.J. Kelly Secret Service Agent Sam
LaMonica Garrett Agent Clark
Kristine Nielsen Alice
Robert D. Heath Jr. Admiral Taft
Stephen Hill Omar

Producers

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

Editors

Kristin Windell, Barbara Gerard

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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