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Kate Mara on Obama pasties and the morals of Zoe Barnes
Kate Mara on Obama pasties and the morals of Zoe Barnes

In the Netflix miniseries "House of Cards," Kate Mara plays a young reporter deeply involved in the world of Washington politics. But the 30-year-old performer says she has no particular interest in journalism or political life. She's just acting the part under the tutelage of screenwriter Beau Willimon and director David Fincher. "I'm not interested in politics or being a part of them," she said in a teleconference this week. "I definitely do my homework and make sure I know what's going on and am responsible enough to be able vote for people I respect and that kind of thing... But I really looked at this and playing a journalist as I would any...

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