“The system is broken and you people broke it.” Netflix has just released a new trailer and key art for season three of Designated Survivor.
As reported earlier, the streaming service had picked up the political drama after it was cancelled by ABC. The series stars Kiefer Sutherland as Tom Kirkman, a low-level Cabinet member who becomes President of the United States after a major attack on the capital.
Season three of Designated Survivor premieres on Netflix on June 7th.
Take a sneak peek and read more info below:
The high-stakes political thriller stars Kiefer Sutherland as a low-level cabinet member who is suddenly catapulted to the position of President of the United States after a devastating terrorist attack strikes during the State of the Union, killing all those ahead of him in the presidential succession line.
In season 3 President Kirkman faces a political reality…campaigning. What does it take to make a leader? What price will he be willing to pay? This season will explore today’s world of campaigning, smear tactics, debates, campaign finance and “fake news.” Democracy, as we know it, will hang in the balance.
The series also stars, Adan Canto as Aaron Shore, Italia Ricci as Emily Rhodes, with Kal Penn as Seth Wright and Maggie Q as Hannah Wells. New series regulars include Anthony Edwards as Mars Harper, Lorraine Zimmer as Julie White, Dontae Evans as Ben Watson and Isabel Pardo as Elena Tovar. From Entertainment One (eOne) Designated Survivor is created by David Guggenheim, who serves as executive producer along with Mark Gordon, Kiefer Sutherland, Suzan Bymel, Simon Kinberg, Aditya Sood,Peter Noah, and showrunner/executive producer Neal Baer.”