A CNBC Original,"HOUSE OF CARDS" will premiere on February 12th

A CNBC Original,"HOUSE OF CARDS" will premiere on February 12th (ALL TIMES ARE ET)

A CNBC Original, "HOUSE OF CARDS" will premiere on Thursday, February 12th at 8PM and repeat at 12A. This is a two hour documentary. "CNBC REPORTS" at 8PM, and "FAST MONEY" at 12AM, will be pre-empted on 2/12.

"HOUSE OF CARDS" will repeat on Sunday, February 15th at 9PM and Monday, February 16th (President's Day) at 6AM, 8PM and 12AM.

Reporter David Faber presents a definitive and dramatic look at the origins of the global economic breakdown...from the ruins of 9/11 to the start of the credit crunch in the summer of 2007. The stories of key participants in the drama – from California home buyers to Norwegian investors to former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan –

bring to life the painful story of the greatest financial collapse since the Great Depression.

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