James Wolk Enters Political Fray, Joins USA Network's D.C.-Based Drama Series

James Wolk Political AnimalsMr. Wolk is going to Washington.

Lone Star‘s James Wolk has joined USA Network’s six-episode drama series Political Animals, from former Brothers & Sisters and Everwood boss Greg Berlanti.

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The D.C.-based project, which is slated to premiere this summer, focuses on a fictional former first family in the throes of a crisis. At the center of the storm is the divorced former First Lady and current Secretary of State. According to our sister site Deadline.com, Wolk will play one of her sons, who also serves as her chief of staff.

Wolk is currently in the middle of an arc on ABC’s Happy Endings.