Robin Wright's TV series 'House of Cards' will return for a third season

Robin Wright and Kevin Spacey star in the TV series 'House of Cards,' which comes back for a second season on Feb. 14. Netflix has already ordered a third season of the Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright drama.

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    Robin Wright (r.) and Kevin Spacey (l.) star in 'House of Cards.'
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Netflix says its acclaimed drama "House of Cards" will get a third season.

The online video provider had previously been cagey about the future of the series, which initially received a two-season order of 13 episodes apiece.

It returns with its second season on Feb. 14, when all 13 episodes will join the earlier 13 hours on the Netflix website.

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Netflix offered no details concerning production start or release date for the third season's 13 episodes.

"House of Cards" stars Kevin Spacey as a diabolical former U.S. senator now risen to vice president.

The first season instantly made Netflix a force in the arena of original video content and snagged nine prime-time Emmy nominations. Robin Wright won a Golden Globe for her portrayal of Spacey's scheming wife.


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