Designated Survivor (S01E08) “The Results”

Plot Summary: An unexpected event leads Kirkman to consider canceling the House of Representative elections; Kirkman handles the fallout from the leaked news of Majid Nassar’s death. When the episode begins to Seth talking to the press about how there is an election and encourages everyone to go vote no matter what their affiliation. He…

Designated Survivor (S01E07) “The Traitor”

Plot Summary: An American track-and-field coach’s trip to Russia forces Kirkman into a hostage exchange involving the CIA and the Russian government; Agent Wells and Deputy Director Atwood’s investigation uncovers dangerous information. This week we see President Kirkman being pulled in multiple directions. Tom has to deal with a reporter finding out that Leo is…

Designated Survivor (S01E06) “The Interrogation”

Plot Summary: A shooting at the White House during a governors’ summit throws President Kirkman’s plans to elect a new Congress into turmoil; Agent Hannah makes a shocking discovery in her investigation of the capitol bombing. President Kirkman attends the Governor’s summit he throws to try and find and rebuild congress and the cabinet but…

Designated Survivor (S01E05) “The Mission”

President Kirkman decided that he didn’t want to put any troops in danger so he was going to do an air strike where they thought Nassar was. But his plan hit a hitch when he find out that Nassar moved. The Algerian Government tipped him off that there was going to be an attempt on…

Designated Survivor (S01E03) “The Confession”

As the third episode begins we see Congressman MacLeish being rescued from the ruble that is the Capital. This bring some sort of happiness to everyone, if only for a short time.  As Tom calls for a meeting to review what needs to fixed with the government the White House power goes out. Everyone assumes…

Designated Survivor (S01E02) “The First Day”

What I like about the second episode is that they don’t waste time and the didn’t do something like skip to a week or month later. It was great to see it run that way. I really liked seeing Kiefer’s character seem to be more aggressive this week. Here’s my recap of episode two. News…

Designated Survivor (S01E01) “Pilot”

As a lower-level cabinet member, Tom Kirkman never imagined something would happen that would catapult him to the oval office. When a devastating attack on the night of the State of the Union address claims the lives of the president and most of the Cabinet, the Housing and Urban Development secretary — who was named…

Designated Survivor (S01E01) “Pilot”

  What do you get when you mix Jack Bauer, Nikita, Delia, Karen Van Der Beek and Paul? An explosive hit, that’s what you get with Designated Survivor and you never get bored so much that things are escalating and fast. This Wednesday we saw arriving on our small screen one of the most expected…