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Beau Willimon        

Creator & Screenwriter, "House of Cards"

Beau Willimon is creator, showrunner, and executive producer of “House of Cards,” which earned nine Emmy and four Golden Globe nominations and won the WGA Award for Best New Series. He is co-founder of Westward Productions, whose projects include Fear of Falling, a film adaption of Ibsen’s Master Builder. Willimon’s play Farragut North was the basis for the film Ides of March, which he co-wrote and which earned him Oscar, Golden Globe, and BAFTA nominations. His newest play is Breathing Time. Willimon worked on several political campaigns, including Hillary Clinton’s 2000 senate race and Howard Dean’s 2004 presidential race.

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'House of Cards': Beau Willimon's Journey, From College to DC to TV

House of Cards, Netflix's glossy look at the bloodsport of national politics, has become a minor sensation in the nation's capital -- a pulpy blend of sex, lies and  ...

'House of Cards' creator Beau Willimon plays a solid hand - CNN.com

Netflix's "House of Cards" is up for nine Emmys and currently in production on a second season. Creator Beau Willimon talks about the show, Washington and ...

'House of Cards' and Journalism: Beau Willimon on New Media ...

House of Cards, Netflix's glossy political drama, has become a cult sensation, quickly driving discussion and analysis among TV fans and D.C. operatives.

Beau Willimon's political work is foundation for 'House of Cards ...

NEW YORK - As an undergraduate art major at Columbia University, Beau Willimon, the Oscar-nominated screenwriter of "The Ides of March" and creator of the ...

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