TV Series | TV-14 | | Action, Drama, Mystery
A low-level Cabinet member becomes President of the United States after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in the line of succession.
Designated Survivor was officially picked up to series on Friday, May 6, 2016. Although it was ordered straight to series back in January by ABC, Deadline reported that ABC still had the option to not go forward with the series.
Guy's never been elected to anything.
Speechwriter #1: Did you know President Richmond fired him this morning? Now he's the president.
Seth Wright: Maybe he'll realize he has no business running the country.
President Kirkman never travels with "the Beast". Instead the presidents motorcade consist of Tahoe and Suburbans.
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