Best new Political TV Shows in 2021 & 2020 (Netflix, Prime, Hulu & TV List)


List of the latest political TV series in 2021 on tv and the best political TV series of 2020 & the 2010's. Top political TV series to watch on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime, Disney+ & other Streaming services, out on DVD/Blu-ray or on tv right now.

New political TV series in 2021

Top series up for release in 2021
  • Mayor of Kingstown

    CREATOR: Hugh Dillon
    CAST: Jeremy Renner, Dianne Wiest & Kyle Chandler
    The McClusky family are the most powerful players living in Kingstown, Michigan. They specialize in the only sure business of such an area: incarceration. Crime and punishment is their bread and butter as they thrive in such an industry. But building such a controversial empire comes with quite the price. Topics of systemic racism, corruption and inequality come about as this questionable business of locking people up progresses into dark territory. Created by Taylor Sheridan and Hugh Dillon, this crime-thriller saga stars Jeremy Renner, Dianne Wiest, Emma Laird, Derek Webster, Taylor Handley, Hugh Dillon, Pharez Lass, Tobi Bamtefa, Kyle Chandler, and Aidan Gillen. Watch the trailer of Mayor of Kingstown

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  • Gaslit

    CREATOR: Robbie Pickering
    CAST: Armie Hammer, Julia Roberts & Joel Edgerton
    Based on the podcast series Slow Burn, Gaslit is a modern take on the historical Watergate scandal. Aside from the likes of Nixon and Deep Throat, this historical drama focuses on the lesser seen characters of this scandal, featuring Julia Roberts in the role of Martha Mitchell, the wife of Nixon’s Attorney General John Mitchell. Developed by Sam Esmail, other such notable names of this political saga includes the all-star casting of Sean Penn, Armie Hammer, and Joel Edgerton. Watch the trailer of Gaslit

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  • Anatomy of A Scandal

    CAST: Naomi Scott, &
    The elites of England find that their standings are called into question after a troubling sexual consent scandal arises. Based on Sarah Vaughan’s 2017 book of the same name, the story follows a Westminster politician who has been accused of rape. This discovery rocks his world by reshaping his political career and calling his marriage into question. The politician’s wife believes her husband is innocent and seeks to prove he has not committed such a crime. But an educated and ambitious lawyer thinks differently. This legal thriller is brimming with thrilling feuds that highlights major issues of privilege and politics. Watch the trailer of Anatomy of A Scandal

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  • Mr. Mayor

    CREATOR: Tina Fey
    CAST: Ted Danson, &
    Neil Bremer (Ted Danson) was a wealthy businessman who had a much grander goal in mind than merely buying a bigger house. He turns his eyes to politics as he runs for mayor of Los Angeles and actually wins. The only problem is that he’s not exactly sure what to do once he gets in office. Neil soon finds himself struggling not only with handling policy but also trying to gain the respect of his staff and his teenage daughter. Watch the trailer of Mr. Mayor

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Best political TV series on Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, Disney+ or DVD in 2021

2020, 2019, 2018 & the 2010's best rated political TV series out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon Prime & Hulu).
Intrigue, gossip, power games and flaming dialogues: there is a lot to like about political tv series. And fortunately, there’s more than House of Cards. Below, our selection.


Ever since The West Wing politics have never been this interesting. In the era of Trump even more people have become interested in politics. Plenty of Political series out there warn for the dangers of power, like House of Cards. We have collected the best of them.