Netflix's The Politician stars Ben Platt, known for his Broadway roles and the Pitch Perfect movies.
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The show was created by the producers of Glee, so naturally there's some singing.
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In the first episode, Payton's friend and lover commits suicide.
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Payton sings Joni Mitchell's "River" at the school's memorial.
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Later, he sings the duet "Unworthy of Your Love" from Stephen Sondheim's musical Assassins...
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With Zoey Deutch, who plays Payton's running mate, Infinity.
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In the season finale, he sings Billy Joel's "Vienna."
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