The Politician (2019 - )


The Politician

57%

Avg Tomatometer

86%

Avg Audience Score

Series Info

Payton has known since childhood that he's going to be president. First he'll have to navigate the most treacherous political landscape: high school.

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57%
Critics Consensus: While The Politician can't uphold all of its tantalizing promises, it delivers just enough soapy satire in a sumptuous setting to keep Ryan Murphy fans invested -- though its unlikely to win him many new votes.

2019, Netflix, 8 episodes

Cast

Zoey Deutch
as Infinity Jackson
Lucy Boynton
as Astrid Sloan
Ben Platt
as Payton Hobart
Gwyneth Paltrow
as Georgina Hobart
Jessica Lange
as Dusty Jackson
David Corenswet
as River Barkley
Julia Schlaepfer
as Alice Charles
Bob Balaban
as Keaton Hobart
Ryan J. Haddad
as Andrew Cashman
Rahne Jones
as Skye Leighton
Natasha Ofili
as Principal Vaughn
January Jones
as Lizbeth Sloan
Carrie Gibson
as Waitress
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