Episode Info

Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord is caught up in a maelstrom of complex political challenges, including an international hostage situation, shortly after taking office. She also has serious second thoughts about accepting the job as her two kids struggle to adjust to their new schools in the series premiere of this drama.


Téa Leoni
as Elizabeth McCord
Keith Carradine
as President Conrad Dalton
Bebe Neuwirth
as Nadine Tolliver
Kevin Kilner
as Robert Cole
Ato Essandoh
as King Nungunde
Tim Daly
as Henry McCord
Geoffrey Arend
as Matt Mahoney
Mike Pniewski
as Gordon Becker
Patrick Breen
as Andrew Munsey
Michael Aronov
as Anton Durchenko
Mozhan Marnò
as Roxanne Majidi
Jordan Baker
as Susan Cole
Katherine Herzer
as Alison McCord
Erich Bergen
as Blake Moran
Evan Roe
as Jason McCord
Sean Kleier
as Tyler Cole
Scott Lindley
as Ethan Cole
Zeljko Ivanek
as Russell Jackson
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