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Designated Survivor (2016– )

TV Series  |  TV-14  |   |  Drama, Thriller


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A low-level Cabinet member becomes President of the United States after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in the line of succession.


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Creator:

David Guggenheim

Did You Know?

Trivia

Kiefer Sutherland originally wasn't interested in starring in another television series, after his eight season run on 24 (2001) and the limited series 24: Live Another Day (2014), but changed his mind after reading the script for the pilot and was blown away at how good it was.


Quotes

Speechwriter #2: 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.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Genres

Drama | Thriller

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