Designated Survivor

8.4

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

Maggie Q / Natascha McElhone / Kal Penn / Kiefer Sutherland / Adan Canto / Italia Ricci / LaMonica Garrett / Tanner Buchanan / Mckenna Grace / Michael Murray Scratch / Michael Gaston / Darrell Hicks / Nicholas Massouh

    • Released
    • (2016-)
    • Seasons
    • 2 seasons
    • Status
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    SEASON 1

  • Episode 21Brace for Impact

    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.

  • Episode 20Bombshell

    President Kirkman's first international summit is derailed when journalist Abe Leonard publishes an explosive article. Meanwhile, Hannah Wells uncovers the conspiracy's next target.

  • Episode 19Misalliance

  • Episode 18Lazarus

  • Episode 17The Ninth Seat

  • Episode 16Party Lines

    President Kirkman forms an unlikely alliance in the hopes of passing his first bill while Agent Ritter is briefed by FBI Agent Hannah Wells about a new alarming threat to the nation.

  • Episode 15One Hundred Days

  • Episode 14Commander-in-Chief

  • Episode 13Backfire

    An investigative journalist shocks the White House when he reveals classified information during a press briefing; Hannah discovers a connection between MacLeish and the conspiracy.

  • Episode 12The End of the Beginning

    Circles must tighten as a new discovery within the conspiracy emerges. Meanwhile, tension rises between Aaron and Emily as suspicions loom in the White House. Finally, a new lead places Agent Wells closer than before to the truth.

  • Episode 11Warriors

  • Episode 10The Oath

  • Episode 9The Blueprint

  • Episode 8The Results

  • Episode 7The Traitor

    An American track-and-field coach's trip to Russia forces Kirkman into a hostage exchange involving the CIA and the Russian government; Agent Wells and Deputy Director Atwood's investigation uncovers dangerous information.

  • Episode 6The Interrogation

    A shooting at the White House during a Governors Summit throws President Kirkman's plans to elect a new Congress into turmoil; Agent Hannah makes a shocking discovery in her investigation of the capitol bombing.

  • Episode 5The Mission

    After realizing that diplomacy isn't going to work with Algeria, President Kirkman decides the send the Navy SEALs on a mission; the probe into the Capitol bombing continues.

  • Episode 4The Enemy

  • Episode 3The Confession

    Tom juggles dealing with a security breach and preparing for his first television interview as the FBI continues to investigate the Capitol bombing.

  • Episode 2The First Day

    Hours after the attack on the Capitol, President Kirkman steps into his role as Commander-in-Chief in the midst of chaos and confusion.

  • Episode 1Pilot

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