In House of Cards, Kevin Spacey plays Frank Underwood, a politician who climbs to power using ruthless manipulation. Underwood's wife is Claire, played by Robin Wright. David Giesbrecht/Courtesy of Netflix hide caption

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In American Odyssey, Anna Friel plays Sgt. Odelle Ballard, who is stationed in Mali. After her team is killed, she finds herself running for her life — which includes disguising herself as a man. Keith Bernstein/NBC hide caption

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"I'm not one of those who will ever say to you 'No regrets.' I have serious regrets," says actress Kate Mulgrew. "And I think most thoughtful people do, if they live a life as I have lived mine, with a great deal of abandon and passion." Diane Bondareff/Invision/AP hide caption

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As the new season of Game of Thrones begins, Tyrion Lannister (played by Peter Dinklage) is on the run after killing his manipulative father. HBO hide caption

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Jon Stewart appears onstage at Comedy Central's Night of Too Many Stars: America Comes Together for Autism Programs at the Beacon Theatre on Feb. 28 in New York. Stewart, host of The Daily Show, defended Trevor Noah, the man named to replace him, on the show Monday night. Charles Sykes/Invision/AP hide caption

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