Netflix today named Melissa James Gibson and Frank Pugliese, two producers and writers on "House of Cards," to replace Beau Willimon as showrunner for the fifth season.
The fourth season will debut at 3 a.m. Friday.
The two joined the series in its third season, and have writing credits on several of the episodes in Season 4. Read my first-look preview of Season 4 here.
Willimon announced he was leaving at the end of filming Season 4 in Maryland. He created the series for TV.
“I welcome Frank and Melissa in their new roles on House of Cards and look forward to collaborating with them and...