Rich kid Payton has always known he's going to be president. But first he has to navigate the most treacherous political landscape of all: high school.
Payton Hobart (Ben Platt), from Santa Barbara, California, is a wealthy student who has wanted to be the President of the United States since he was seven years old. But first he had to get through the most dangerous political hurdle of all: Saint Sebastian High School. In order to be the President of the Student Body, study at Harvard and continue on his path to extraordinary success, Payton has to outsmart his ruthless classmates without sacrificing his moral and carefully crafted image. Ryan Murphy's 'The Politician' is full of comedy and clever satire which is giving us a rare insight into how to be a politician.
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The Politician Next Episode Airs In:
25 days 03 hours 19 mins 40 sec
Next Episode is Season 2 Episode 1 and airs on 6/19/2020, 12:00 AM.
THE POLITICIAN - General Information
Series Premiere: September 27, 2019 Classification: Scripted Genre: Comedy | Drama Network: Airs: Friday at 12:00 am Runtime: 60 Minutes
THE POLITICIAN - Season 1 -- 8 Episodes
1x1 -- Sep 27, 2019 -- Pilot 1x2 -- Sep 27, 2019 -- The Harrington Commode 1x3 -- Sep 27, 2019 -- October Surprise 1x4 -- Sep 27, 2019 -- Gone Girl 1x5 -- Sep 27, 2019 -- The Voter 1x6 -- Sep 27, 2019 -- The Assassination of Payton Hobart 1x7 -- Sep 27, 2019 -- The Assassination of Payton Hobart: Part 2 1x8 -- Sep 27, 2019 -- Vienna