TVLine's Michael Ausiello reports today that USA has set Sunday, July 15 as the launch date for its newest series "Political Animals". The show is set to start at 10/9c PM.
In addition, Adrian Pasdar has been added to the cast. In the show starring Sigourney Weaver as Elaine Barrish, the matriarch of a former first family fighting political adversaries while struggling with their own demons, Pasdar plays Paul Garcetti, the man who defeated Elaine in the presidential primary and then appointed her as his Secretary of State. Garcetti is described as a smart man who uses Elaine's popularity to deflect unwanted attention, and is adept at using all his available resources to his advantage.