Category Archives: The Show

Chapter 5: Peter Russo & The Spear of Destiny

Chapter 5: Directed by Joel Schumacher, written by Sarah Treem Follow us on Twitter: @livingintheHOC Power is as much about optics as it is about the practical maneuvering of military and economic might and infrastructure. Power can be crippling, leaving one … Continue reading

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House Keeping: The Weeks Ahead On LITHOC

Hope you politics, film and House of Cards junkies are holding up well and having as good a time as we are on Living In The House Of Cards (@livingintheHOC). Catching up with you all and letting you know what’s going … Continue reading

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Chapter 4: Part 2: The Good, The Bad and The C-Word

Chapter 4: Directed by James Foley, Co-written by Rick Cleveland & Beau Willimon Follow us on Twitter: @livingintheHOC The Man With No Politics We’ve established Frank’s apolitical nihilism centered on an ideology of power and control. Two compelling comparisons come to … Continue reading

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Frank Explains Why Money Is Fleeting & Power Is Forever

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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 Call With Corey Stoll: The Morality & Universality of Peter Russo

Corey Stoll, who plays House of Card’s (@HouseofCards) troubled and tragic emotional/moral compass, Congressman Peter Russo, has become an expert at intense, unrelenting, committed and scene-stealing performances. A Manhattan native, he has woven his way through stage, film and television for over … Continue reading

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