Father John Misty Pitches House Of Cards Theme Lyrics (And A Spec Script) To Netflix

Today is a day of the week ending in “y,” which means that Father John Misty is back to being rascally on Twitter. For the past four seasons, the opening credits of Netflix’s House Of Cards have been soundtracked by an instrumental theme song composed by Jeff Beal. But now, completely unprompted, Josh Tillman has shared his own James Bond-esque “official lyrics” to the theme, which you can find below.

Tillman also discussed Radiohead’s influence on the lyrics and reached out to House Of Cards composer Jeff Beal:

Netflix has taken note, and negotiations seem to be underway: