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.

Latest NewsSee all »

<p></p><p>Freddie Highmore, <em style="">The Good Doctor</em></p>

ABC's 2018-2019 Fall TV Lineup: What You Need to Know

ABC bounced back from last summer's controversy of the Bachelor in Paradise scandal with a robust 2017-2018 season that included two of television's biggest new hits. The Good Doctor showed that audiences are still into medical dramas, and the reviv… Read more

Kiefer Sutherland, Designated Survivor
Tell Your Mom: Netflix Has Saved Designated Survivor

It's about damn time!

<p></p><p>Adam Palley, Elisha Cuthbert, Casey Wilson, Damon Wayans Jr., Eliza Couple, <em style="">Happy Endings</em></p>
With Roseanne Gone, ABC Should Replace It With These Shows

From canceled gems to passed over pilots

Maggie Q, Designated Survivor
Designated Survivor Isn't Totally Dead Yet

Netflix is in talks to save it

Kiefer Sutherland, Designated Survivor
Designated Survivor Exclusive: Will Tom Kirkman Be Pushed Out of the White House?

Some parties want him gone!

Kiefer Sutherland, Designated Survivor
Designated Survivor Killed Off at ABC

Kiefer Sutherland's drama has been canceled after two seasons

<em>Timeless, Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Designated Survivor</em>
Which Shows Are in Danger of Cancellation?

Will Brooklyn Nine-Nine, The 100 and Timeless be back?

Video ClipsSee all »

Designated Survivor: Tom Reveals Who Planted the Dirty Bomb
01:29 — And then he does something that has huge implications
Designated Survivor: Was Alex's Death an Accident?
01:27 — Tom has his side of the story
Timothy Busfield Guest Stars on Designated Survivor
02:06 — See what's to come when Designated returns Wednesday, February 28 10|9c!
First Look at the New Drama "Designated Survivor"
02:30 — In the new conspiracy thriller, "Designated Survivor," Emmy and Golden Globe winning actor Kiefer Sutherland returns to primetime as Tom Kirkman, a lo (more…)

Latest Full EpisodesSee all »

Fallout Season 2, Episode 16 Apr 4, 2018 Subscription

President Kirkman and his staff have credible intelligence that a dirty bomb is on U.S. soil, thrusting the president into a high-stakes effort to find the bomb and stop it from detonating.

Summit Season 2, Episode 15 Mar 28, 2018 Subscription

Kirkman travels to Camp David to broker a peace deal.

In the Dark Season 2, Episode 14 Mar 21, 2018 Subscription

A blackout threatens to shut down the government.

Original Sin Season 2, Episode 13 Mar 14, 2018 Subscription

The president's team works to minimize a leaked video.

Watch This Now!

Your new favorite show is right here. Trust us.

Cast & Details See all »

  • Premiered: September 21, 2016
  • Rating: None
  • 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)

Show More »