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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.

Parental GuideTV-14

Status Canceled

First Air Date 2019-09-27

Last Air Date 2020-06-19

Seasons 2

Episodes 15


TMDB 7.3


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Cassie shared a tip "Ben Platt is brilliant and perfect for this. Totally binged this entire first season."

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kimmy_w shared a tip "i just pretend season 2 does not exist <3 they literally straight washed payton..."

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laiineyd shared a tip "this show is really really good, a little too mature for my taste but i love the actors and can’t wait for season 3"

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misty_williams_6380 shared a tip "Surprisingly good. Smart"

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donovan__bradshaw shared a tip "A lot of fun to watch! Finished the 2 seasons in 3 days. Highly recomend!!!"

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bouwer_marc shared a tip "This is another brilliant Ryan Murphy show Can’t wait for season 2!! And the cast!!!⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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gyrovagi shared a tip "Ben Platt is sogood and funny. David Corenswet as River is so yummy and dreamy."

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kid_disney shared a tip "so freaking amazing"

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robert_watkins_2098 shared a tip "Just finished this show. Murphys Law in politics. Lol"

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wendy_wilson_8863 shared a tip "What an amazing find!! Thankful my sister is a fan!! She introduced me to this incredible brilliant show!!!"

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wendy_wilson_8863 shared a tip "Fantastic"

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sonia_erbe shared a tip "Such an interesting coming-of-age show + Benn Platt is amazing."

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cindi_hunt shared a tip "This season is hysterical with Bette Midler and Judith Light. Enjoy."

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chlojayn shared a tip "just an amazing and entertaining show!"

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brittany_lebron shared a tip "This show is a Trainwreck that I can't look away from. I'm obsessed."

barbara_4775 shared a tip "This is a like watching Glee with House of Cards. Seems a weird combination but I really liked it! And now season 2 is available!"

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denise_puckett shared a tip "Start of 1st season kinda doubtful.. but picks up wonderfully to get you drooling for Season 2.."

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charsi_smith shared a tip "Even people who aren't that political and don't really know how most elections work can watch enjoy and get educated"

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duck_potato shared a tip "Love this show. That's it"

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liza_linder shared a tip "WOW! Between the Divine Ms. M (Bette Midler), and the unbelievably talented Ben Platt, you simply cannot go wrong."

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mel_torres shared a tip "It's so funny!"

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analisa_sanchez shared a tip "OMG - Hilarious! A repeat watch for sure."

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bill_mckee shared a tip "I can't say enough about this show I'm so glad season 2 is now began! I will definitely binge! Already two episodes in"

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kadriye_sarikaya shared a tip "I can't really pick a memorable episode. But I'll just say the episodes were Ben Platt sings. His voice is amazing!"

sp_1755 shared a tip "Glee mixed with gossip girl, scandal and a few other shows"

krissy_moore shared a tip "OMG LOVVVVVVEEEE this show"

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arion_333 shared a tip "This is the best show I have ever seen. I would recommend this to anyone who likes a hood drama show."

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Kaydjane shared a tip "I think so. It’s colorful and dynamic and camp."

awesome_user_962053 shared a tip "Great show that feels like it's influenced by the wes anderson universe."

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cortney_miller_2944 shared a tip "It is a good show. Looking forward to season 2. I don't know who my favorite character is"

seamus_quercio shared a tip "This show is amazing it is worth the watch"

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knownentity shared a tip "Great Show, absolutely couldn’t stop watching"

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joe_antenucci shared a tip "If like Ryan Murphys work you love this show"

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angela_quinnzell shared a tip "A wonderful satire that allows us to laugh at American politics and how corrupt it is"

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ami_arsenault shared a tip "Seriously the only thing I could get my husband to watch to watch with me and that’s a tricky job!! 10/10 soul recommend!"

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aidan_cull shared a tip "I love the storyline and how every character has a well-defined personality and development. The music is phenomenal as well"

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ashley_merk shared a tip "Amazing show! Beautiful!"

leslie_taillefer shared a tip "It was quirky. The acting was excellent."

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nickalus_anglemyer shared a tip "I've loved the show and defonately can't wait for season 3! ^-^"

njoki_tiagha shared a tip "Yes it's just a good show!"

emily_bb shared a tip "just finished it in 3 days lol; cried like 10 times; totally recommend it’s one of my favs"

laura_stickann shared a tip "Really liked the first season, but second season didn't keep me interested. Only got about 3 episodes in. Disappointing.😕"

tori_bartholomew shared a tip "The first season definitely is!"

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bea_122 shared a tip "definitely! really binge worthy"

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cory_wessels_6424 shared a tip "Was a very good show to watch! Gives you a good satire look into how elections go about."

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katieparky shared a tip "It’s not my favorite, but any plot-related issues are helped by the awesome cast."

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