Designated Survivor (2016 - 2018)

AVERAGE TOMATOMETER

73%
90%

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

74%

Series Info

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

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Seasons

60%
Critics Consensus: Kiefer Sutherland remains commanding enough in Designated Survivor to get him re-elected, but this White House series' escalating earnestness may strike viewers as glaringly naive.

2017, Netflix, 22 episodes

86%
Critics Consensus: Kiefer Sutherland skillfully delivers the drama in Designated Survivor, a fast-paced, quickly engrossing escapist political action fantasy.

2016, Netflix, 21 episodes

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