Designated Survivor Series
- S1: 21 x 60', S2: 22 x 60'
- Year of production
- Country of origin
- United States of America
- Produced by
- The Mark Gordon Company, ABC Studios
- ScriptedNew & Returning
In Season 2, President Kirkman finds his feet as Commander-in-Chief as he closes the ring on the terrorists who destroyed the Capitol and manages the daily fl ow of crises inside the West Wing. He’ll take on some of the world’s most urgent and controversial matters with the help of his aides, including three new series regulars: o beat but brilliant Political Director Lyor Boone (Paulo Costanzo, The Night Of); the new resident legal eagle, White House Counsel Kendra Daynes (Zoe McLellan, NCIS: New Orleans); and British MI6 Agent Damian Rennett (Ben Lawson, No Strings Attached).
Designated Survivor also stars Maggie Q (Nikita) as Hannah Wells, Kal Penn (House) as Seth Wright, Italia Ricci (Chasing Life) as Emily Rhodes, Adan Canto (Narcos) as Aaron Shore, Natasha McElhone (Californication) as Alex Kirkman, and LaMonica Garrett (Transformers: Dark of the Moon) as Mike Ritter.
• ABC's highest-rated series for over 10 years in its time slot (Wednesday 10pm) (A18-49)
• "In Kiefer we trust" - The Hollywood Reporter
• "Compelling... ABC's strongest drama" - Variety
• "Smartly made" - New York Magazine
• "Tremendous" - Boston Globe
• "Incredibly appealing" - Entertainment Weekly
• "The Oval Office is his" - The New York Times
• S1: 21 x 60 min (2016)
• S2: 22 x 60 min (2017) - New
Cast & Crew
- Paul McGuigan
- Key talent(s)
- Kiefer Sutherland, Natascha McElhone, Kal Penn, Adan Canto, Maggie Q, Italia Ricci
- David Guggenheim