Many political romances have flourished on our screens over the years. Inspired by this year’s hit political comedy, Long Shot (out on DVD & Blu-ray 9th September) which stars Seth Rogen and Charlize Theron, we are looking back at some of our favourite on-screen political power couples.
Definitely, Maybe (2008) – Will Hayes & April Hoffman
In the midst of a divorce, political operative Will finds himself recounting the story of how he and his soon-to-be ex-wife met, to his inquisitive daughter Maya. Will decides to change the names and some of the facts to create an ora of mystery, while Maya is left guessing which of the women will turn out to be her mother. Throughout his recounting of his past relationships, Maya (and a copy of Jane Eyre) help Will realise that he has been in love with one of the women in his story, April, all along. They go