Designated Survivor

A lower level United States Cabinet member is suddenly appointed president after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in the line of succession.

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Season 1, Episode 2 The First Day

First Aired: September 28, 2016

Hours after the attack on the Capitol, President Kirkman steps into his new role as commander-in-chief. In the midst of the chaos and confusion of the situation that threatens to tear the country apart, he's also faced with dangerous challenges and adversaries, in addition to the shocking news that he wasn't the only designated survivor.

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  • Premiered: September 21, 2016
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  • Premise: A lower level United States Cabinet member is suddenly appointed president after a catastrophic attack kills everyone above him in the line of succession. (more)

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