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    Born on July 26, 1959 in South Orange, New Jersey

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House of Cards (2013)

Kevin Spacey as "Francis Underwood"

U.S. Rep. Francis Underwood of South Carolina starts out as a ruthless politician seeking revenge in this Netflix original production. Promised the post of Secretary of State in exchange for his support, his efforts help to ensure the election of Garrett Walker to the presidency. But Walker changes his mind before the inauguration, telling Underwood he's too valuable in Congress. Outwardly, Underwood accepts his marching orders, but secretly he and his wife, an environmental activist, make a pact to destroy Walker and his allies. Based on the U.K. miniseries of the same name, the U.S. version offers a look behind the scenes at the greed and corruption in American politics. A number of real-life media figures make cameo appearances.

Emmy (Primetime) (2014) Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series
Golden Globe (2014) Nominated Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series
Emmy (Primetime) (2013) Nominated Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

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Watch the 'Horrible Bosses 2' Trailer: They're Into Kidnapping Now (VIDEO)

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Drew Taylor on Sep 5th 2014, 5:42AM

Sep 5th 2014, 5:42AM

​Why Is Binge-Viewing So Popular in a Short Attention Span Age?

Posted by
Gary Susman on Jun 11th 2014, 12:00PM

Jun 11th 2014, 12:00PM

Kevin Spacey on 'Now: The Film,' and Theatre vs. Cinema

Posted by
Jason Gorber on May 9th 2014, 11:00AM

May 9th 2014, 11:00AM

'House of Thrones' Hilariously Explores Frank Underwood's Role in Westeros (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jonny Black on Mar 26th 2014, 11:30AM

Mar 26th 2014, 11:30AM

Kevin Spacey Will Play Winston Churchill

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Mar 26th 2014, 7:00AM

Mar 26th 2014, 7:00AM

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Slams Actor Kevin Spacey

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The Associated Press on Mar 14th 2014, 1:45PM

Mar 14th 2014, 1:45PM

Kevin Spacey Gives Jesse Eisenberg His Lex Luthor Blessing

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Feb 27th 2014, 1:00PM

Feb 27th 2014, 1:00PM

'Working Girl' Cast: Where Are They Now? (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Gary Susman on Dec 20th 2013, 8:00AM

Dec 20th 2013, 8:00AM

What Is 'Margin Call'? Oscar Nominees 2012 Guide

Posted by
Chris Jancelewicz on Feb 16th 2012, 6:30AM

Feb 16th 2012, 6:30AM

Is Kevin Spacey the New Face of White-Collar Greed?

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Oct 21st 2011, 9:00AM

Oct 21st 2011, 9:00AM

Sean Penn, Ben Stiller, Matt Damon and Kevin Spacey Star in Bill Clinton's Funny or Die Video

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Oct 18th 2011, 6:30AM

Oct 18th 2011, 6:30AM

'Margin Call' Clip: Demi Moore and Kevin Spacey Meet the Financial Crisis (Moviefone Exclusive)

Posted by
Christopher Rosen on Oct 12th 2011, 8:40AM

Oct 12th 2011, 8:40AM

'Horrible Bosses' Review: So Close to Making First-Degree Murder Hilarious

Posted by
Aiden Redmond on Jul 8th 2011, 5:00AM

Jul 8th 2011, 5:00AM

'Horrible Bosses' Gets a Red Band Trailer (VIDEO)

Posted by
Aiden Redmond on Jun 28th 2011, 5:30AM

Jun 28th 2011, 5:30AM

It's A Stakeout! The First 'Horrible Bosses' Clip Debuts

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Jun 3rd 2011, 9:30AM

Jun 3rd 2011, 9:30AM

Jennifer Aniston Amps Up the Sexy (and the Weird) for All-Star 'Horrible Bosses'

Posted by
John Mitchell on May 12th 2011, 5:35AM

May 12th 2011, 5:35AM

'Margin Call' Review: Last Call Before The Financial Meltdown

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Mar 23rd 2011, 3:00PM

Mar 23rd 2011, 3:00PM

Move Over, James Franco: 5 Stars Who Would Have Done Better as Oscar Host

Posted by
Brian Childs on Feb 27th 2011, 7:45PM

Feb 27th 2011, 7:45PM

'Casino Jack' and Other Fascinating Screen Scoundrels

Posted by
Annette Bourdeau on Jan 27th 2011, 12:45PM

Jan 27th 2011, 12:45PM

Lunch Break: 'Se7en Redux' Has Stuffed Animals in the Box

Posted by
Gabrielle Dunn on Jan 13th 2011, 7:30AM

Jan 13th 2011, 7:30AM

Globe Voters Enjoy Vegas Vacation Before 'Burlesque' Gets Nominated

Posted by
Erik Childress on Dec 20th 2010, 7:40AM

Dec 20th 2010, 7:40AM

'Casino Jack' Poster for George Hickenlooper's Final Film (Exclusive)

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Nov 2nd 2010, 10:20AM

Nov 2nd 2010, 10:20AM

Five Actors Who Could Play Al Capone in This New Biopic

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Sep 14th 2010, 11:15AM

Sep 14th 2010, 11:15AM

Kevin Spacey Steals Money as 'Casino Jack' (TIFF 2010 Review)

Posted by
Scott Weinberg on Sep 13th 2010, 4:15PM

Sep 13th 2010, 4:15PM

Mendes and Spacey Reunite for First Time Since 'American Beauty'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Aug 27th 2010, 1:32PM

Aug 27th 2010, 1:32PM

Early Picks For The 2010 Best Actor Race

Posted by
Erik Childress on Aug 23rd 2010, 5:03PM

Aug 23rd 2010, 5:03PM

Framed: Moon

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Jul 1st 2010, 6:45PM

Jul 1st 2010, 6:45PM

Kevin Spacey to Play Biggest Villain Role Yet -- as a 'Horrible Boss'

Posted by
Scott Harris on Jun 28th 2010, 8:00AM

Jun 28th 2010, 8:00AM

Kevin Spacey Deserves to Die in 'Horrible Bosses'

Posted by
John Gholson on Jun 28th 2010, 5:48AM

Jun 28th 2010, 5:48AM

Simon Baker and Paul Bettany May Join 'Margin Call'

Posted by
Perri Nemiroff on Jun 18th 2010, 7:18AM

Jun 18th 2010, 7:18AM

'Casino Jack' Documentarian: 'You Can't Make This S--t Up'

Posted by
Gary Susman on May 7th 2010, 2:00PM

May 7th 2010, 2:00PM

Cinematical Seven: Our Favorite Big-Screen Businessmen

Posted by
Dawn Taylor on Apr 28th 2010, 6:45PM

Apr 28th 2010, 6:45PM

Garth Ennis' "Crossed" Goes Into Development

Posted by
Elisabeth Rappe on Apr 17th 2010, 5:02AM

Apr 17th 2010, 5:02AM

Craig Robinson Steps Into Our 'Hot Tub Time Machine'

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Mar 26th 2010, 4:45PM

Mar 26th 2010, 4:45PM

'Batman' Writer Goyer Puts on 'Superman' Cape

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on Feb 24th 2010, 3:37PM

Feb 24th 2010, 3:37PM

The 10 Best Twist Endings in Movies

Posted by
Gary Susman on Feb 22nd 2010, 11:20AM

Feb 22nd 2010, 11:20AM

Late Night Wars: We Cast the Movie

Posted by
Marina Zogbi on Jan 15th 2010, 11:00AM

Jan 15th 2010, 11:00AM

Movie Casting: Daniel Craig May Saddle Up for 'Cowboys'; Bryan Cranston Goes to 'Mars'

Posted by
Andrew Scott on Jan 14th 2010, 6:15AM

Jan 14th 2010, 6:15AM

Cinematical Seven: Post-Mortem Protagonists

Posted by
William Goss on Dec 10th 2009, 5:02PM

Dec 10th 2009, 5:02PM

Scenes We Love: L.A. Confidential (Again!)

Posted by
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Nov 28th 2009, 8:02AM

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