Now, one year into office, Kirkman is a Commander-in-chief determined to rebuild the capitol and capture the terrorists behind the catastrophic attack on the United States. When Ukrainian nationalists hijack a Russian Air flight, the president is faced with a hostage situation in which his diplomatic skills are put to the test.
Did You Know?
Patrick Lloyd's backpack in the last scene is 5.11's "Covrt18" backpack in black. See more
The Amsterdam scenes are not filmed in Amsterdam: no asphalt parking lots adjacent a canal exist, and the general street scenes are not Amsterdam either. See more
[while standing in the rotunda of the Capitol Building after rebuilding it is complete
They broke ground here in 1793. The British burned it down in 1814, but we rebuilt it. Patrick Lloyd blew it to pieces, we rebuilt it again. It's just masonry and paint. Why do you think it means so much?
Because it's a symbol, sir.
A symbol that nearly bankrupted us. You honestly think this glorified office building is worth $7 billion?
No, sir. I think it's worth a whole lot more.
Designated Survivor Theme
Written & performed by Sean Callery See more