Payton has known since childhood that he's going to be president. First he'll have to navigate the most treacherous political landscape: high school.

  1. Ryan Murphy


  2. Ian Brennan


  3. Brad Falchuk


Series Cast

  1. Ben Platt

    Ben Platt

    Payton Hobart

    8 Episodes

  2. Gwyneth Paltrow

    Gwyneth Paltrow

    Georgina Hobart

    8 Episodes

  3. Jessica Lange

    Jessica Lange

    Dusty Jackson

    8 Episodes

  4. Zoey Deutch

    Zoey Deutch

    Infinity Jackson

    8 Episodes

  5. Dylan McDermott

    Dylan McDermott

    Theo Sloan, Astrid's father

    8 Episodes

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The Politician

Season 1

2019 | 8 Episodes

Payton Hobart, a wealthy student from Santa Barbara, has known since age 7 that he's going to be president of the United States, but first he has to navigate the most treacherous political landscape of all, Saint Sebastian High School.

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The Politician
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Status Returning Series


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  • TV-14


    This program contains some material that many parents would find unsuitable for children under 14 years of age.

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m



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