The media was recently abuzz with intense speculations whether the hit drama series "House of Cards" will continue beyond season 2 or not. Netflix intends to continue with the show though the original plan was for only two seasons of "House of Cards."
Actors Kevin Spacey (L) and J.R. Martinez arrive on the red carpet for the annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner
Rick Cleveland, co-executive producer of "House of Cards," had dropped the bomb on the unsuspecting fans of "House of Cards" by saying that the Netflix original drama series may not return for the third season. He had said that Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright like to do movies.
It is "only going to go for a second season and I think that's it," Cleveland had said at the Vancouver International Film Festival, as quoted by GoldDerby. "Kevin Spacey likes to do movies and Robin Wright likes to do movies."
At the 2013 Film Independent Forum, Ted Sarandos, chief content officer at Netflix, commented for the first time on the future of "House of Cards." He said that their "intent is that the show keep going for sure.
"It was not our intent that it just run for two seasons," Sarandos said as quoted by Deadline.com.
The talks for "House of Cards" Season 3 is still on and nothing has yet been finalised. Sarandos said to Deadline.com that "talks are in progress right now. So stay tuned."
Netflix has yet to announce the premiere date of "House of Cards" Season 2. According to media speculation, it is expected to premiere sometime in February..
"House of Cards" created history at 2013 Emmy Awards when it won nine nominations and took home the coveted outstanding direction in a drama series award. It was the first time that a drama series created for Web streaming site won Emmy awards. "Orange is the New Black" and "House of Cards" have provided Netflix the beginner's edge against broadcast and cable and it looks highly unlikely that it will cull "House of Cards" only after two seasons.
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