Designated Survivor

Kiefer Sutherland stars as Tom Kirkman, a lower-level cabinet member who is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a catastrophic attack on the US Capitol during the State of the Union, on the highly anticipated series Designated Survivor. In this dramatic thriller, Kirkman will struggle to keep the country and his own family from falling apart, while navigating the highly-volatile political arena and while leading the search to find who is responsible for the attack.

Show Info

Web channel: Netflix (2016 - now)
Schedule: Wednesdays (60 min)
Status: Running; returning 2019
Show Type: Scripted
Genres: Drama Thriller
Episodes ordered: 22 episodes
Created by: David Guggenheim

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Previous Episode


Episode 2x22; May 16, 2018

As President Kirkman continues to deal with the turmoil surrounding the hacker and congressional investigation, a natural disaster threatens the lives of two White House staffers. Meanwhile, Kirkman's closest allies are surprised when the president m

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x22: RunMay 16, 2018
2x21: TargetMay 9, 2018
2x20: Bad ReceptionMay 2, 2018
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  • Последний кандидат (Russian Federation Russian Federation)
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