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Steve Jones
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Name: Steve Jones
Alias(es): The Driver
Status: Dead (Cancer)
Place of death: Hospital Bed
Cause of death: Cancer
Nationality: Flag of the United States American
Residence(s): Washington, D.C.
Affiliation: United States Capitol Police
Profession: Driver and Security Provider for Frank Underwood
Spouse(s): Janet
Played by: Chance Kelly
Seasons: 1
First episode: Chapter 1
Appears in: 3 episodes

Steve (July 15, 2010 – August 12, 2013) was a bodyguard and driver for Frank Underwood, whom he had worked for just a week. He is portrayed by Chance Kelly.


Steve was the driver and bodyguard of Frank Underwood. When the dog of the Underwoods' neighbors was hit by a car and Frank put it to death, Steve initiated the successful investigation for the driver.

He was on medical leave for a suspected gallbladder infection and was replaced by Edward Meechum. However, he was later found to have a crush on Claire. While he stayed at the hospital, Janet was with him every day. Claire Underwood came to visit him in the last few weeks of his life, and Steve told about how he had been falling for her during the 8 years. He also revealed that he hated Frank. Claire rejected him, sensually touched him with her hands under his bed sheet.

Behind the Scenes

Steve was portrayed by Chance Kelly in Season 1 of House of Cards.


Season 1
"Chapter 1" "Chapter 2" "Chapter 3" "Chapter 4" "Chapter 5"
"Chapter 6" "Chapter 7" "Chapter 8" "Chapter 9" "Chapter 10"
"Chapter 11" "Chapter 12" "Chapter 13"

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