Designated Survivor season 1
Drama series will focus on an ordinary member of the US government Tom Kirkman, who is in an emergency situation. Tom is a good family man who loves his wife Alex and little daughter Penny. But his life changes dramatically under the influence of force majeure. During the state of the union, the member of the President’s Cabinet is taken to an undisclosed location. In the event of a catastrophic attack on US government, than cabinet member becomes new American President. They are known as the Designated Survivor. He is forced to take control of the country in a very difficult time. He must be stronger than any president before him.
Designated Survivor season 1 episodes list:
Lower-level cabinet member Tom Kirkman becomes President of the United States after a catastrophic attack on the U.S. Capitol. Kirkman must keep the country and his family safe while leading the search for the those responsible for the attack.
Hours after the attack on the Capitol, President Kirkman steps into his role as Commander-in-Chief in the midst of chaos and confusion. Facing dangerous new challenges and adversaries, Kirkman struggles to hold a country together that is on the brink of falling apart.
President Kirkman and his staff work to keep a high-level security breach of the White House a secret just as he’s about to give his first television interview. Meanwhile, the FBI continues to investigate the Capitol bombing, and Agent Hannah Wells starts to develop her own theories about who was really behind the attack.
Kirkman learns who is behind the attack and needs to grapple not only with the prospect of war, but brewing domestic troubles as well. Kirkman taps Emily to monitor the domestic situation, while Alex may be in for more than she bargains for when she seeks out help from Hookstraten.
Episode #5 2016-10-26 The Mission
Episode #6 2016-11-02
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