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Commander in Chief 

MacKenzie Allen becomes the first woman American president after she ascends to the job following the death of president Teddy Bridges.

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 17 nominations. See more awards »
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 Rod Calloway 19 episodes, 2005-2006
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 Vince Taylor 19 episodes, 2005-2006
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 Horace Calloway 18 episodes, 2005-2006
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 Jayne Murray 16 episodes, 2005-2006
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 Richard 'Dickie' McDonald 10 episodes, 2005-2006
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 Sara Templeton 9 episodes, 2005-2006
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 Gilda Rockwell 8 episodes, 2005-2006
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MacKenzie Allen becomes the first woman American president after she ascends to the job following the death of president Teddy Bridges.

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Wife. Mother. Leader of the free world. See more »

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27 September 2005 (USA)  »

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The scenes of Air Force two in flight during the pilot episode are from Air Force One (1997). See more »

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Mackenzie Allen: I'm going to go out there, and I'm going to take the oath of office. I'm going to run this government... and if some Islamic nations can't tolerate a female president, then I promise you... it will be more their problem than mine!
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Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #13.165 (2005) See more »

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Follow on for "West Wing" fans
27 April 2006 | by See all my reviews

I was hoping that this could take on the mantle of the gap I know "The West Wing" will leave after the final series: something to stimulate, challenge and educate me, not to mention making me laugh. After watching 4 episodes I'm pleased to say that it might. It's intelligently written, doesn't pander to the audience and the performances are excellent. Geena Davis is incredibly believable and you can sympathise with her being torn between home and family and the most important job in the US. There are a couple of drawbacks - the enemy character of Nathan (and I've always liked Donald Sutherland). It's just that the paranoia and backstabbing is getting a bit tiresome. And to a lesser degree, I really want to slap the teenage daughter who's a real brat (the character, not the actress). I'm looking forward to more, I want to see exciting plot lines and I'm hoping it doesn't go down the route of "I'm out to get you in every episode": the same rehash every time, because as much as that might reflect reality, I'd like to see more of her governing and doing the job, rather than being thwarted in her attempts.


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