A sorozat középpontjában Elizabeth McCord, egy egyetemi tanár áll, akit személyesen az Amerikai Államok elnöke kér fel a külügyminisztériumi poszt betöltésére, miután a volt külügyfőnök egy baleset következtében meghal. Idővel kiderül, hogy a baleset nem a véletlen műve volt, s betekintést nyerhetünk Elizabeth magánéletébe is: hogyan lehet összeegyeztetni egy ilyen komoly pozíció teendőit a családi élettel.
Futó sorozat 2014.09 - 2018.11 | 60 perc @CBS, US
Tim Daly (Henry McCord), Téa Leoni (Elizabeth Adams McCord), Geoffrey Arend (Matt Mahoney), Patina Miller (Daisy Grant), Željko Ivanek (Russell Jackson), És a többiek Erich Bergen (Blake Moran), Kathrine Herzer (Alison McCord), Evan Roe (Jason McCord), Keith Carradine (President Conrad Dalton), Wallis Currie-Wood (Stephanie "Stevie" McCord), Sebastian Arcelus (Jay Whitman), Bebe Neuwirth (Nadine Tolliver), Sara Ramirez (Kat Sandoval),
In the aftermath of a deadly attack on the White House, Elizabeth tries to keep a major nuclear disarmament deal from falling apart while a manhunt for the attackers brings D.C. to a halt. For advice, Elizabeth turns to former secretaries of state Madeleine Albright, Hillary Clinton and Colin Powell.
Elizabeth flies to Fashion Week in Milan to face off against the Chinese Foreign Minister over an anti-sweatshop treaty in the aftermath of a tragedy. Also, Daisy struggles with feelings of fear and pessimism over her baby's future, under the threat of rising nationalism in the wake of the attack on the White House.
When the remains of U.S. soldiers who served in World War II are uncovered in Southeast Asia, Elizabeth's hopes of bringing them home quickly fade when a stubborn leader stands in her way. Also, Henry and Stevie find themselves publicly targeted by a restaurant owner who is angry about Elizabeth's policies, and Alison volunteers for a local congressional campaign.
Henry finds himself at the center of an international incident, when he comes to the aid of an ex-girlfriend at a religious freedom conference in Thailand, after she is imprisoned for condemning the monarchy. Also, Elizabeth helps Jason navigate the pressure of preparing for college.
When the eruption of an Icelandic volcano strands Elizabeth at an airport in Ireland with the Turkish foreign minister, she tries to broker a deal with him to save the lives of thousands of Syrian refugees. Also, Henry gives advice to Alison about an awkward topic.
Vice President Teresa Hurst asks Elizabeth for help when a surrogate carrying her future grandchild is arrested in Laos for human trafficking. Also, Henry tries to protect Stevie from danger when he suspects that she's being followed by a Russian operative, and Blake deals with the demanding and costly instructions of a delegation of Japanese gardeners.
When Haiti's democracy is threatened by a president who refuses to step down after losing the election, Elizabeth tries to solve the problem without resorting to military action. Also, Blake has one week to find a new job before Elizabeth fires him as her assistant.
Utoljára frissítve: 2018.11.14