Beyond the headlines. Behind the scenes.

THE CIRCUS: Inside the Wildest Political Show on Earth

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Watch a tribute to good food with the Circus trio

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Watch a bonus scene of Mark McKinnon at Bernie Sander's Rally

Watch a bonus scene of Mark McKinnon at Bernie Sander's Rally

About The Series

Come one, come all to THE CIRCUS. This documentary series pulls back the curtain on the Trump era of presidential politics, revealing the intense, inspiring and infuriating stories behind the headlines. Key characters and events are presented in real time, as they are happening. THE CIRCUS is a non-partisan, never-before-attempted take on one of the most fascinating and consequential political periods in modern American history.

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Senator Elizabeth Warren on the state of the Democratic Party

Senator Elizabeth Warren on the state of the Democratic Party

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John Heilemann discusses the 2020 Presidential race with Bill De Blasio

John Heilemann discusses the 2020 Presidential race with Bill De Blasio

Andrew McCabe has faith in Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Andrew McCabe has faith in Special Counsel Robert Mueller

Alex Wagner sits with Rep. Will Hurd (R, TX)

Alex Wagner sits with Rep. Will Hurd (R, TX)

The Circus pays tribute to Mark McKinnon's hat

The Circus pays tribute to Mark McKinnon's hat

4 Seasons, 57 Episodes

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  • Season 4

    The Circus explores the shifting power dynamics on Capitol Hill as Democrats take control of the House, and covers the escalating drama around President Trump's legal entanglements and continued scrutiny from Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

    Season 4
  • Season 3

    Go behind the scenes and beyond the headlines of the wildest political show on earth. This documentary series reveals the high-stakes impact of the White House's headline grabbing dramatics throughout our divided states of America.

    Season 3
  • Season 2

    THE CIRCUS: INSIDE THE BIGGEST STORY ON EARTH examines the riveting and unprecedented events unfolding – both inside and outside the beltway – in President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.

    Season 2
  • Season 1

    From the Iowa caucuses through the election itself, THE CIRCUS: INSIDE THE GREATEST POLITICAL SHOW ON EARTH captures the human rollercoaster of the 2016 presidential campaign.

    Season 1
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