Kiefer Sutherland, Natascha McElhone,and Maggie Q star in this intriguing new series
The concept is simple, Kiefer plays a low level government official who has the job of sitting in a bombproof bunker while his more important political colleges attend the State of the Union address.
The idea is if they should all get killed he will become President, even though he is totally unsuitable for the job. It does not matter very much because the ‘Designated Survivor’ is just insurance for something that will never happen. Until it does.
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