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Jack Bauer, Director of Field Ops for the Counter-Terrorist Unit of Los Angeles, races against the clock to subvert terrorist plots and save his nation from ultimate disaster.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Kiefer Sutherland ...  Jack Bauer 195 episodes, 2001-2010
Mary Lynn Rajskub ...  Chloe O'Brian 126 episodes, 2003-2010
Carlos Bernard ...  Tony Almeida 115 episodes, 2001-2009
Dennis Haysbert ...  President David Palmer / ... 81 episodes, 2001-2007
Elisha Cuthbert ...  Kim Bauer 79 episodes, 2001-2010
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Storyline

In this concept drama, each season takes place within one 24 hour period. Day 1: Jack Bauer is the head of field ops for an elite team of CTU agents who uncover an assassination plot targeting Presidential nominee David Palmer. Meanwhile, Jack's strained marriage to his wife, Teri, is pushed to the brink by the sudden disappearance of their troubled teenage daughter. What will the next 24 hours hold? Written by Ronos

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The first wave of attack will be terror. The last line of defense will be him. (Season 3) See more »


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USA

Release Date:

6 November 2001 (USA) See more »

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24 Hours See more »

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California, USA See more »

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$35,000,000 (estimated)
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16 : 9
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Trivia

Season eight and season nine (Live Another Day) are the only two seasons in which Aaron Pierce (Glenn Morshower) did not appear. See more »

Goofs

Cherry Jones' southern accent is heard throughout her appearances, United States Presidents are trained to alter their regional accents to avoid biases and favoritism. See more »

Quotes

Nina Myers: Jack, if you kill me, you won't know who I work for. You think I work for Drazen, but I don't!
Jack Bauer: I trusted you, Nina...
Nina Myers: I was just doing my job.
Jack Bauer: Your job? My wife and daughter almost died today! How many people that trusted you lost their life today because you were doing your job? Walsh, or Jamey? Ellis? How many others?
Nina Myers: How many people died because of you, Jack?
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Crazy Credits

For the season finale of the first season, and many episodes in the following seasons, a warning for graphic violence was added. See more »

Alternate Versions

The premieres of season 2 and 3 originally aired commercial-free and were about 52 minutes long. There are also 44 minute versions for syndication that have had several scenes edited out. See more »

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Referenced in Will & Grace: Fagmalion Part 2: Attack of the Clones (2003) See more »

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Amazing!
11 November 2018 | by marcusjt-95120See all my reviews

24 never fails to impress! Yes, it may be unrealistic in the fact that not all that happens in one season would happen in one 24 hour period but it makes it intense & suspenseful. 24 is genuinely THE best American crime drama I have ever seen! Deserves way more than 10/10!


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