Netflix have renewed their highly popular series House Of Cards for a fifth season.
The news comes before the fourth season premiere in March.
However, the shows creator Beau Willimon is leaving the show after the upcoming fourth season. So now the series will have to find a new showrunner to replace Willimon.
The fifth season will premiere in 2017 on Netflix.
Set in present-day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey), a Democrat from South Carolina’s 5th congressional district and House Majority Whip who, after being passed over for appointment as Secretary of State, initiates an elaborate plan to get himself into a position of greater power, aided by his wife, Claire Underwood (Robin Wright). The series deals primarily with themes of ruthless pragmatism, manipulation and power. The series stars Kate Mara, Michael Kelly and Mahershala Ali.