The weekend is here and for most of us that means we have a little extra free time and can actually sit down and watch some Netflix! This weekend is the start of Season 3 for House of Cards which calls for some binge watching! I don't know about you but I've been waiting for the release since I finished watching Season 2.
Haven't watched House of Cards yet? Here's a glimpse at what it is all about:
House of Cards is an American political drama television series developed and produced by Beau Willimon. It is an adaptation of theBBC's mini-series of the same name and is based on the novel by Michael Dobbs.
Set in present-day Washington, D.C., but mostly filmed in Baltimore. House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey), a Democrat from South Carolina's 5th congressional district and House majority whip who, after being passed over for appointment asSecretary of State, initiates an elaborate plan to get himself into a position of greater power, aided by his wife, Claire Underwood (Robin Wright). The series is primarily about ruthless pragmatism, manipulation and power.
For its first season, House of Cards received nine Primetime Emmy Award nominations, becoming the first original online-only web television series to receive major Emmy nominations. The show also earned four Golden Globe Award nominations and Wright won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama to be the first major acting award for an online-only web television series! For its second season, the series received 13 Primetime Emmy Award nominations and three nominations at the Golden Globes with Spacey winning the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Drama.
So what does season 3 have in store for you? I'll leave that to some binge watching this weekend!
And to keep the kids busy here are some fun new picks to help them create their own destinies:
And for the littles who are dreaming of what they'll be when they grow up:
Whether you stay up all night to watch your favorite shows or sneak a few moments in during the day don't feel guilty you deserve a break too!
What are you streaming on Netflix right now?