'House of Cards' president Kevin Spacey is bringing a presidential docuseries to CNN next year

Associated Press

"House of Cards" president Kevin Spacey is bringing a documentary series about the presidency to CNN.

CNN said Monday that Spacey will co-produce and narrate "Race for the White House." Each of six episodes will tell the story of one presidential campaign.

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CNN says the series will draw from archive footage, interviews with key players and dramatic re-creations. It will air in 2016.

Spacey plays the president of the United States on his Netflix drama "House of Cards."

"Race for the White House" will be co-produced by Dana Brunetti, whose producing credits also include "House of Cards."


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