DESIGNATED SURVIVOR Casts Kiefer Sutherland

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Political thriller Designated Survivor has brought in the big guns casting Kiefer Sutherland to play the President of the United States.

Kiefer Sutherland

The show got a straight to series order and will be on ABC.

Designated Survivor centers on a lower level United States Cabinet member (Sutherland) who is suddenly handed the presidency after a catastrophic attack during the State of the Union address kills everyone above him in the Presidential line of succession.

SOURCE: Variety.com