"House of Cards" Granted Third Season

Posted Tuesday February 4, 2014 3:05 PM GMT

It's second season is set to premiere on Valentine's Day (February 14) and earlier today (February 4), Netflix announced that "House of Cards" is coming back for a third round of episodes.

The hit politically-driven drama received Golden Globe and Emmy nods, with its female lead Robin Wright taking home a Globe for Best Actress in a Television Drama this year.

“Our intent is that the show keep going for sure,” Netflix‘s Ted Sarandos said about "House of Cards" coming back in October.

“It was a 26-episode commitment. It was not our intent that it just run for two seasons."

In addition to Wright, the Netflix original series stars Kate Mara, Kevin Spacey and Michael Kelly.

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