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Designated Survivor 

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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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Wednesday, September 27

Now, one year into office, Kirkman is a Commander-in-chief determined to rebuild the capitol and capture the terrorists behind the catastrophic attack on the United States. When ...


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Hannah Wells must stop the conspiracy from carrying out a final attack while President Kirkman authorizes a nationwide manhunt for the mastermind behind it all.


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 Tom Kirkman (22 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Alex Kirkman (22 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Aaron Shore (22 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Emily Rhodes (22 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Mike Ritter (22 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Seth Wright (22 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Hannah Wells (22 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Jason Atwood (17 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Leo Kirkman (15 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Kimble Hookstraten (15 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 John Forstell (12 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Peter MacLeish (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Catalan / ... (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Shelly (10 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Penny Kirkman (9 episodes, 2016-2017)
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 Wyatt (9 episodes, 2016-2017)
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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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21 September 2016 (USA)  »

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Kevin McNally (Harris Cochrane) appeared in the final episode of 24: Live Another Day as the Russian agent who takes Jack Bauer to Russia See more »

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Hannah Wells: Whoever did this is just getting started.
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Great show.
10 December 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

After watching the first couple episodes, I thought to myself "ok, I like Kiefer Sutherland, I loved him in 24, but how far can this show go and how good can it possibly be?" Well after watching every episode since the beginning, I can tell you that it's very good. Why? Because it's starting to have the markings just like 24. Every week we can't wait to watch the next episode! I especially love Emily and Aaron's chemistry.

The show is a little frustrating, in a good way, just like 24 was. I don't think this is a spoiler or anything, but there aren't any frustrating plot twists like there were in 24. If you were a fan of 24, you know what I'm talking about. So far so good with DS.

Can't wait for the Winter Finale!!


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