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Designated Survivor: Season 2 (2017)




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


Kiefer Sutherland
as Tom Kirkman
Natascha McElhone
as Alex Kirkman
Paulo Costanzo
as Lyor Boone
Adán Canto
as Aaron Shore
Italia Ricci
as Emily Rhodes
LaMonica Garrett
as Mike Ritter
Zoe McLellan
as Kendra Daynes
Ben Lawson
as Damian Rennett
Kal Penn
as Seth Wheeler
Maggie Q
as Hannah Watts
Tanner Buchanan
as Leo Kirkman
Aunjanue Ellis
as Mayor Ellenor Darby
Timothy Busfield
as Dr. Adam Louden
McKenna Grace
as Penny Kirkman
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Critic Reviews for Designated Survivor: Season 2

All Critics (5) | Top Critics (2)

It's the most topical show going. It's real. Though it may be too real at this point.

September 28, 2017 | Full Review…
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Do you feel like a sucker? I kind of do. And I didn't even need President Kirkman to say it for me to realize it.

March 20, 2018 | Rating: C- | Full Review…

The debate over the appropriateness of monuments honoring Confederate figures has made the leap from the real world to primetime television, and as usual, Designated Survivor's President Tom Kirkman (Kiefer Sutherland) has an answer.

October 11, 2017 | Full Review…

Emily's new lady-boss attitude suits the role. She's evolving into the major player she hoped to be last season.

September 27, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Designated Survivor inches just a little bit closer to being good.

September 28, 2017 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

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