Political Animals Review: Series Premiere

With Political Animals, USA Network has taken a stark departure from the "blue skies" shows for which it's typically known. It is not only a not-make-you-smile show, but it contains adult language and situations.

If you haven't watched the pilot yet, check out Leigh's spoiler-free Political Animals preview. If you have, read on for my take on the gripping opener...

While the premise and characters are clearly based on the Clintons, after the time jump the similarities become less pronounced. The characters quickly stand on their own. With the exception of former President Bud Hammond(Ciaran Hinds), the differences were creatively an improvement. Read More...



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