Designated Survivor season 2
TV channel: ABC
About TV show Designated Survivor season 2
After a catastrophic attack on Washington D.C., where the entire political leadership wrecks, an unimportant member of the Cabinet suddenly becomes the new US president. The newly appointed head of state, Tom Kirkman (Kiefer Sutherland), is at first overwhelmed by his new post, and tries to keep a cool head first. But soon he realizes that a large-scale conspiracy is on the way. He continues to prevent his country and his family from falling into chaos.
Designated Survivor Plot
In the evening of the annual State of the Union Address before the congress in the Capitol, all present members, the members of the Supreme Court, as well as the President and his Cabinet members, with the exception of the Housing Minister, the Democrat Thomas Kirkman, Explosion of life. Kirkman is located as a designated survivor in a safe place within sight of the Capitol. Since the explosion also affected the House Speaker and President Pro tempore among the victims, Kirkman was immediately placed under the protection of the Secret Service and moved to the White House, where he became the new President of the United States, as the last remaining living member of the Cabinet Is sworn in.
Designated Survivor is a US television series directed by David Guggenheim, starring Kiefer Sutherland. The series was provided by ABC on 14 December 2015 with a direct order. The first broadcast took place on 21 September 2016 at ABC. Since November 6, 2016, the series is available in the German-speaking region at Netflix.