House of Cards (BBC)
A political thriller television drama, set after the end of Margaret Thatcher's tenure as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. The story was adapted by Andrew Davies from a novel written by Michael Dobbs, a former Chief of Staff at Conservative Party headquarters.
The news of the Cyprus oil find has rocked Greek Cyprus and serious civil unrest has broken out. When the news breaks that the British High Commission has been seized by rebels and the High Commissioner held hostage, Urquhart launches a strong-arm offensi
Francis Urquhart is the perfect politician. Impeccably diplomatic, charming, admired, trusted and respected by all. He has faithfully served his party without question, but events are about to spark his ambition. When the long-standing Prime Minister dies
A political drama that explores the darker side of politics in British Parliament, House of Cards manages to create a believable yet fantastic story of one mans unstoppable rise to power. With a great anti-hero lead, an unpredictable plot, and a fast pace, this is a must watch. (Also adapted as an American Netflix series starring Kevin Spacey)
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