A Painting of Kevin Spacey As House of Cards’ Francis J. Underwood Now Sits in the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery

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Frank Underwood, the murderous, Machiavellian president from House of Cards, now has his own portrait in the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery, the only other place that has a complete collection of presidential portraiture outside of the White House. The painting, unveiled Monday with Kevin Spacey and Netflix head honcho Ted Sarandos, is a project between the British artist Jonathan Yeo and the museum. “I’m pleased that the Smithsonian continues to prove itself as a worthwhile institution,” Underwood said in a statement through Netflix. “I’m one step closer to convincing the rest of the country that I am the President.”