Ben Platt Golden Globe-Nominated for “The Politician”, Talks Season Two!

Ben Platt will be back for more conniving and obsessing in Season 2!
Politician With Ben Platt Hallway

Our stalking subject, Ben Platt, who has just been nominated for a Golden Globe for his portrayal of the obsessive, driven Payton Hobart in “The Politician”, talked to Deadline about Season Two of the Netflix series.

He reveals that not only is the series continuing but they’re in New York now shooting the second season. He says that Judith Light and Bette Midler, introduced in the last episode of the first series, will take center stage. So delicious!

Well, here at Gush About, we can’t wait to see the results. For now, we’ll have to make do with the existing episodes and soundtrack. Hopefully Ben will do more singing next time around! Here’s his version of “Vienna” from that last episode.

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