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Designated Survivor

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Rated: 14+ (TV-14)2016 - 20193 SeasonsSeries EndedOn: Free Services Netflix Hulu Tags: Dystopia Apocalypse Spy Country: America

Tom Kirkman, a low-level cabinet member is suddenly appointed President of the United States after a catastrophic attack during the State of the Union kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession.Designated Survivor featuring Kiefer Sutherland and Maggie Q has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Netflix, streaming with subscription on Hulu, free on ABC, and 7 others. It's an action & adventure and drama show with 53 episodes over 3 seasons. Designated Survivor is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 69% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (65,842 votes).

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Kiefer Sutherland

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All Seasons of Designated Survivor

Season 1
21 Episodes | Netflix & Rent or Buy

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5 episodes (9%) are available to watch free online (ABC).

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53 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Hulu).

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43 episodes (81%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 5 others).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#13 Ranked in War TV

#14 Ranked in Spy TV

#95 Ranked in TV on Hulu

Designated Survivor has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 69% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.6 (65,842 votes). The show is extremely popular with Reelgood users lately.

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