Designated Survivor is an American political thriller drama television series directed by Paul McGuigan, Brad Turner, Sergio Mimica-Gezzan, Paul A. Edwards, Michael Katleman, Richard J. Lewis, Norberto Barba and David Guggenheim.
Netflix on Friday, May 03, 2019 released the trailer:
Designated Survivor: Season 3 | Official Trailer | Netflix .
On the night of the State of the Union address, an explosion destroys the United States Capitol building and claims the lives of the President and everyone in the line of succession except for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Thomas Kirkman, who had been named the designated survivor. Kirkman is immediately sworn in as President, unaware that the attack is just the beginning of what is to come.
- Kiefer Sutherland
- Thomas Adam "Tom" Kirkman, the President of the United States and the former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
- Natascha McElhone
- Alexandra "Alex" Kirkman (seasons 1 - 2), Tom's devoted wife and a former immigration lawyer
- Adan Canto
- Aaron Shore, the White House Deputy Chief of Staff
- Italia Ricci
- Emily Rhodes, Tom's Chief of Staff from his days as HUD Secretary
- LaMonica Garrett
- Mike Ritter (season 1 - 2), a Secret Service agent originally assigned to Tom's personal security detail
- Tanner Buchanan
- Leo Kirkman (season 1; recurring season 2 - present), Tom's teenaged son
- Kal Penn
- Seth Wright, a speechwriter
- Maggie Q
- Hannah Wells, an FBI agent assigned to investigate the events surrounding the bombing
- Paulo Costanzo
- White House Political Director Lyor Boone (season 2 - present), a highly skilled yet socially inept political consultant hired to help develop the Kirkman administration's political strategy
- Zoe McLellan
- White House Counsel Kendra Daynes (season 2 - present)
- Ben Lawson
- Damian Rennett (season 2), an MI6 agent assigned to find the bombing's chief architect
The series is produced by Kinberg Genre, The Mark Gordon Company and ABC Studios (seasons 1 - 2).
The average duration of each episode is 42 minutes. Country of origin: United States. Original language: English.
Official website: abc.go.com/shows/designated-survivor
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