Kiefer Sutherland returns in critically acclaimed TV drama, Designated Survivor.
Hollywood favourite Kiefer Sutherland returns to our screens and the fate of the USA is in his hands in the gripping, critically acclaimed Designated Survivor, the hit TV drama from renowned US network ABC that’s now set for its UK DVD debut courtesy of eOne.
When a devastating attack on the US Capitol during the State of the Union wipes out most of the government, lower-level cabinet minister Tom Kirkman (Sutherland – 24) is suddenly appointed President of the United States. As the ‘Designated Survivor’ he must step up to lead a severely troubled nation, whilst steering the search to find those responsible for the catastrophic atrocity.
Shocked to the core and completely unprepared, the new Commander-in-Chief is tasked with the mammoth struggle to hold together a country on the brink of imploding. With a chaotic backdrop of staggering conspiracies, thinly veiled agendas and raw emotions, Kirkman must fight to prove he’s the right man for the most powerful position on the World.
Starring a stellar all-star cast including Natasha McElhone (Californication), as the new First Lady alongside Adan Canto (Narcos),Maggie Q (Nikita), Kal Penn (How I Met Your Mother) and Kevin McNally (Pirates of the Caribbean At Worlds End), this thrill-ride unfolds over 21-riveting episodes, which will be available as a bumper six-disc DVD Box Set complete with a host of fascinating behind-the-scenes special features. Designated Survivor The Complete First Season is released on 25th September 2017.