America, like all exceptional vampire slayers, has a death wish. The modern world of politics and governance is too labyrinthine and corrupt, goes the story: It’s a system designed to keep Good Men and Women away from the levers of power. We long for simplicity. A reboot. A fresh start from a clean slate. Surely […]
Jack's back! Except his name is Tom Kirkman (Kiefer Sutherland), he doesn't say "Damn!" and he's president of the United States. It's impossible to not see a little bit of Sutherland's career-defining character from 24, Jack Bauer, simply because we're trained to spot Sutherland on a TV screen and... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Designated Survivor Kiefer Sutherland
ABC's Designated Survivor is granting the wishes of many TV viewers: Jack Bauer is President! Well, not exactly, but the new political drama does star Kiefer Sutherland as a man who becomes the new president after a terrorist attack...
Last we saw Jack Bauer, he was surrendering himself to the Russians so that Chloe O'Brian would be freed. This wasn't the first time Jack had to turn himself over to a hostile government, however. He knew the drill. It wasn't a matter of "if" he'd escape, more like "how" ... More »
An unsolicited discussion about Keith Sutherland's new pilot, "Designated Survivor." Mom: Jack Bauer story GOOD scared Scary Capital blows up No survivors. He's the new pres Was going to be demoted after state of Union address whereShow More Summary
Lethal Weapon on Fox at 8:00pm ET. Series premiere. This is a real good news/bad news situation. Good news: Shane Black is involved. Bad news: so is Damon Waynes. I am also still unclear on what audience they're attempting to...
For his cover story in this week's issue of Adweek, Kiefer Sutherland talked about his new ABC drama, Designated Survivor (debuting tonight), the future of Jack Bauer and why he's sticking with broadcast television. There wasn't space...Show More Summary
Kiefer Sutherland is going from saving the country to running it for ABC's Designated Survivor. He's hanging up his Jack Bauer gun and comfortable running clothes for some presidential...
The signature role of Kiefer Sutherland’s 23-year acting career is 24’s Jack Bauer, the counterintelligence agent who, for nine seasons and a movie, became the Bush Doctrine embodied and treated the Geneva Conventions like the safety guidelines at an unattended swimming pool. Show More Summary
The upcoming companion series 24: Legacy has everyone in the mood for more Jack Bauer, and while Kiefer Sutherland has been wishy-washy about reprising the role in the past, he...
Kiefer Sutherland shoots down rumors of a Jack Bauer appearance in 24: Legacy, saying he'll only return if a 24 movie happens.
One of the greatest things a television pilot can do is get past the logline as quickly as possible and on to what the show is really about. You stay up to date on television, right? So you already know what most of these network pilots...Show More Summary
Kiefer Sutherland, who played Jack Bauer on 24, is back on TV this fall, starring on the new ABC political drama Designated Survivor. ABC's description of the series says, "Kiefer Sutherland stars as Tim Kirkman, a lower-level cabinet...Show More Summary
Everybody has been talking about Kiefer Sutherland reprising Jack Bauer in 24: Legacy, but little did we know that the real CTU reunion was actually going to come to Sutherland's new...
Though Kiefer Sutherland has spent more years of his career on the big screen than on television, he's most celebrated as 24's Jack Bauer. Here's how he feels about returning to TV for his new ABC drama.
The folks behind 24: Legacy have made one thing clear about the series: it’s not a reboot, it’s an expansion. The consensus after 24: Live Another Day was that Jack Bauer’s story was, at least for now, over, and it was time to move on and find a new hero. That new hero is Eric Carter (Corey Hawkins), an […] The post Chloe Could Return For ’24: Legacy’ appeared first on /Film.
Jack Bauer takes time off from saving the world to sing some rough-edged country songs.
A note before we get to tonight's episode of BrainDead: I'm very frustrated by television's over-reliance on violence against women as a plot point — a frustration many other critics share. I'm sure that frustration informed the way I watched this episode, and I really don't care for the fact ... More »
Just when he had said goodbye to Jack Bauer on Fox’s 24, Keifer Sutherland has found himself in the lead role of another political thriller, but this time he’ll be on ABC and he’ll be playing the President of the United States. Designated Survivor casts Sutherland in the role of Tom Kirkman, a low level... Show More Summary
Plans for FOX's 24: Legacy has been ramping up for about a year now, and one thing has been hotly debated: will Kiefer Sutherland reprise his role in the show? Well, Sutherland has an answer for you, but we're still not sure if we believe him.