Category Archives: Politics

House Call With Michael Kelly: On Working With Fincher, Returning Favours & Doing What It Takes As Doug Stamper

If anything is indicative of Michael Kelly’s (@michaeljkellyjr) versatility as a performer it’s how incredibly different he is from House of Cards (@HouseofCards) doppelgänger Doug Stamper. Immediately affable, humble and forthcoming in real life, Kelly conversely plays Stamper with the … Continue reading

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Chapter 4: Part 1: Of Mice And Women

Chapter 4: Directed by James Foley, Co-written by Rick Cleveland & Beau Willimon Follow us on Twitter: @livingintheHOC The deeper and farther we fall down the House of Cards (@HouseofCards) rabbit hole, the more inclined we are to believe that, while centred around … Continue reading

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House of Cards and The Anatomy of Context

It’s always important to zoom out a bit for a little healthy dose of perspective and context. Art is about the teeny, tiny microfilaments to be examined in the technique, manipulation and delivery of story and image, but also about … Continue reading

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