The Politician (2019 - Present)

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The Politician

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Wealthy high school student Payton Hobart has known since he was 7 years old that he is going to be the president of the United States. The first step toward that goal is to become his school's student body president. To do that, he will have to navigate the treacherous political landscape of Saint Sebastian High School. Hobart feels he needs to win the election to secure his spot at Harvard and continue on his projected path to success. To achieve his goals, he'll have to outsmart his ruthless classmates without sacrificing his own morality and -- most importantly -- carefully crafted public image.


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Cast & Crew

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Ben Platt
Payton Hobart
Gwyneth Paltrow profile thumbnail image
Gwyneth Paltrow
Georgina Hobart
Jessica Lange profile thumbnail image
Jessica Lange
Dusty Jackson
Judith Light profile thumbnail image
Judith Light
Dede Standish
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Bette Midler
Hadassah Gold
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Lucy Boynton
Astrid Sloan
Zoey Deutch
Infinity Jackson
Julia Schlaepfer
Alice Charles
Rahne Jones
Skye Leighton
Laura Dreyfuss
McAfee Westbrook
Theo Germaine
James Sullivan
David Corenswet
River Barkley
Bob Balaban
Keaton Hobart
Ryan Murphy
Executive Producer
Ian Brennan
Executive Producer
Brad Falchuk
Executive Producer
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Series Details

TV Network: Netflix
Premiere Date: Sep 27, 2019
Genre: Comedy
Executive producers: Ryan Murphy, Ian Brennan, Brad Falchuk
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