A BORDER DISPUTE BETWEEN AMERICA AND MEXICO RESULTS IN DEADLY CONSEQUENCES, ON ABC'S 'DESIGNATED SURVIVOR,'
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18, ON ABC
"Equilibrium" - Tensions rise between America and Mexico when a Mexican citizen is shot during a border dispute regarding Mexican trade imports; and Kirkman and his staff must work quickly to resolve the situation and create a new trade deal, on "Designated Survivor," airing WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18 (10:00 - 11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.
"Designated Survivor" stars Kiefer Sutherland as Tom Kirkman, Natascha McElhone as Alex Kirkman, Paulo Costanzo as Lyor Boone, Adan Canto as Aaron Shore, Italia Ricci as Emily Rhodes, LaMonica Garrett as Mike Ritter, Zoe McLellan as Kendra Daynes, Ben Lawson as Damian Rennett Kal Penn as Seth Wright and Maggie Q as Hannah Wells.
"Equilibrium" was written by Paul Redford & Keith Eisner and directed by Joe Lazarov.
"Designated Survivor" is from The Mark Gordon Company and ABC Studios. David Guggenheim is creator and executive producer. In addition to Guggenheim, the series is executive produced by Mark Gordon, Kiefer Sutherland, Simon Kinberg, Nick Pepper, Jeff Melvoin, Suzan Bymel, Aditya Sood and Keith Eisner, who serves as showrunner on the series.