Garn's Guides

Designated Survivor
Home What's New Series Status Series Archive About

Search Garn's Guides

During the State of the Union, one cabinet member is taken to an undisclosed location.

In the event of a catastrophic attack on our government, that cabinet member becomes our new President.

They are known as the Designated Survivor.

Season One: 21 episodes
1Sep 21/16Pilot
2Sep 28/16The First Day
3Oct 05/16The Confession
4Oct 12/16The Enemy
5Oct 26/16The Mission
6Nov 09/16The Interrogation
7Nov 16/16The Traitor
8Nov 30/16The Results
9Dec 07/16The Blueprint
10Dec 14/16The Oath
11Mar 08/17Warriors
12Mar 15/17The End of the Beginning
13Mar 22/17Backfire
14Mar 29/17Commander-in-Chief
15Apr 05/17One Hundred Days
16Apr 12/17Party Lines
17Apr 19/17The Ninth Seat
18Apr 26/17Lazarus
19May 03/17Misalliance
20May 10/17Bombshell
21May 17/17Brace For Impact

Season Two: 22 episodes
22Sep 27/17One Year In
23Oct 04/17Sting of the Tail
24Oct 11/17Outbreak
25Oct 18/17Equilibrium
26Oct 25/17Suckers
27Nov 01/17Two Ships
28Nov 15/17Family Ties
29Nov 29/17Home
30Dec 06/17Three-Letter Day
31Dec 13/17Line of Fire
32Feb 28/18Grief
33Mar 07/18The Final Frontier
34Mar 14/18Original Sin
35Mar 21/18In the Dark
36Mar 28/18Summit
37Apr 04/18Fallout
38Apr 11/18Overkill
39Apr 18/18Kirkman Agonistes
40Apr 25/18Capacity
41May 02/18Bad Reception
42May 09/18Target
43May 16/18Run

Season Three: 10 episodes
44Jun 07/19#thesystemisbroken
45Jun 07/19#slipperyslope
46Jun 07/19#privacyplease
47Jun 07/19#makehistory
48Jun 07/19#nothingpersonal
49Jun 07/19#whocares
50Jun 07/19#identity/crisis
51Jun 07/19#scaredsh*tless
52Jun 07/19#undecided
53Jun 07/19#truthorconsequences
Designated Survivor
Genre: drama, thriller
Show Type: live action, color
Runtime Format: one hour
Current Status: ended
Number of Seasons: 3
Number of Episodes: 53
Broadcast Run: 2016 - 2019
Starring: Kiefer Sutherland
Adan Canto
Italia Ricci
Kal Penn
Maggie Q
Paulo Costanzo (season 2)
Zoe McLellan (season 2)
Ben Lawson (season 2)
LaMonica Garrett (season 1-2)
Natascha McElhone (season 1-2)
Tanner Buchanan (season 1)
Created By: David Guggenheim
Showrunner: Jon Harmon Feldman (season 1)
Jeff Melvoin (season 1)
Keith Eisner (season 2)
Neal Baer (season 3)
Broadcast Network: ABC (season 1-2)
Netflix (season 3)
Production Company: The Mark Gordon Company
ABC Studios
Country of Origin: United States
Official Website: Designated Survivor (ABC)
Designated Survivor (Netflix)
IMDb: Designated Survivor