After a terrorist attack on the US Capital during the annual State of the Union Address kills the President and his cabinet, Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Thomas Kirkman, having been named the Designated Survivor during the address, is sworn in as President of the United States. He is soon thrust into a world he could not possibly comprehend.moreless
Mitch and Jamie try to disrupt Davies' plans and are helped by two unexpected allies. Meanwhile, Jackson and the others meet with Robert's sponsors in Pangaea and try to develop a cure.
While Mitch and Jamie work together when animals attack the Russian embassy, Robert provides an explanation to Jackson as Davies' people close in on the jet.
While Mitch and Abe try to find Jackson, Allison and Jamie meet with the Russian Minister of Defense and try to convince him to withdraw his country from the Noah Objective.
Jackson learns that his mother Ellizabeth has gone missing and demands that Allison sends a rescue team. Before she can, Davies leads an assault on the plane to capture Jackson.
While Mitch and Jackson try to recover a clue to the cure from Jackson's memories, the others head to New England to follow a new lead.
After reuniting with Jamie, the team travels to Portugal to obtain some jellyfish venom in search of a cure for the animal mutation. Meanwhile, Jackson's mutation begins to endanger his teammates.
The team has to infiltrate a Reiden black-tie party to recover a sloth with the new mutation, and discover what Davies' plan is to wipe out the mutated animals. Meanwhile, Jamie continues her trek to civilization.moreless
When the team loses its only government ally, they find themselves up against the general in charge of the Noah Objective... who wants to silence all objections to his plan. Meanwhile, Jamie begins to suspect that Logan is more than he claims.moreless
In 2015, Cole and Cassie race to stop the 12 Monkeys' plan for the virus. In 2043, Jones and the rest of Project Splinter face an attack from a powerful enemy.
A murder investigation at a church reunites Murdoch with the priest who mentored him as an altar boy.
Sarah becomes frantic when Cosima's health take a down turn, but her actions have heartbreaking costs for the others. The Proletheans implement their fundamental plan. Complications with the law involve Alison and Donnie.moreless
Rachel goes on the warpath and lashes out at Sarah's loved ones. While Sarah tries to keep them safe, an unexpected visitor threatens to derail her plans.
Sarah comes home to search for answers and with Cosima's help she digs into the origins of the clone experiment. The hunt takes her into perilous territory that could cost her more than she realizes.moreless
While Alison struggles with Aynsley's death and Cosima grapples with the worsening symptoms of her mysterious sickness, Sarah enlists Art's help to find Kira and is shocked when she learns where the trail leads.moreless
A killer uses the Internet to kill, but gets a rude surprise when he visits Darknet. Meanwhile, a cartoonist and his neighbor have a guys night, and two teenagers one-up each other in cyber-pranking.moreless
Kate receives a visit from her mother as her wedding approaches. Kate and Betty are questioned in regards to Kate's father's death. Lorna worries about their fate and tries to help. Ivan learns the reality of Kate's situation and identity. Betty expresses her love for Kate.moreless
Marco's situation begins to affect his coworkers, and Frankie tells him of his next plan. Clifford Perry is convinced of his guilt and wants to arrest him, as Gladys tries to convince him otherwise. Kate gets help planning her wedding, and Ivan goes behind her back to contact her brothers.moreless
Betty re-encounters Teresa Hill, the Bond girl. Lorna and Bob fear for the worst when their other son, Stanley, goes missing in battle. Gladys and Vera try to figure out the truth when Marco is implicated for taking missing explosives.moreless
Amanda holds Alex captive and offers Nikita Alex's freedom in exchange for Ari's. Michael puts Nikita and Sean in charge of the prisoner exchange, but Ryan makes a last minute addition and adds Owen to the mission, leaving Michael suspicious. While captured, Alex befriends a fellow prisoner named Larissa and vows to promises to free them both from Amanda. This promise eventually conflicts with Nikita's plan, forcing Alex to choose between Nikita and her promise to Larissa.moreless
Hoping to gain control of the black box, Amanda attempts to kidnap Ari's son, Stefan, and use him as a bargaining tool with Ari. While still being held at Division, Ari asks Nikita to help protect his son. However, both Nikita and Amanda end up held captive by Stefan's bodyguard Krieg, forcing Nikita and Amanda to cooperate in order to escape. Back at Division, Owen is upset with Michael after Michael assigns Alex to help Nikita on the mission instead of him.moreless
Birkhoff receives a tip from Shadowbot on Ari Tasarov's location, and so Nikita and Owen travel to New York to detain him before the FBI catches him. They learn, however, that Ari planted the tip to set up a meeting with Nikita. He reveals that Amanda is plotting with a terrorist to carry out an attack on American soil, and he asks for fifty million dollars in exchange for information that would lead Nikita and Owen to the terrorist. Nikita and Michael are shocked when Ryan considers paying the bribe. Meanwhile, Sean is jealous of Alex and Owen's relationship.moreless
Kate gets closer to Ivan as Betty meets female soldier Teresa, which challenges their friendship. Lorna realizes that something is wrong with Gene, but she and Bob have trouble dealing with him. Marco gets an offer, and Gladys receives devastating news.moreless
Betty distrusts Reggie, a new girl at the factory, and the two get into a fight. Vera and Carol compete for an open office manager position. Lorna and Mrs. Witham both disapprove when Gene pursues Gladys, and the two take a perilous ride. Ivan becomes interested in Kate.moreless
Lorna is ecstatic when her son Eugene returns from the war, but Sheila senses something wrong and gets upset with her mother's obliviousness. Vera attends one of Carol's parties and they try to put aside their differences. One of the girls is caught in a dangerous situation with an escaped POW.moreless
When Marco's father is held at an internment camp, Gladys brings Marco and his mother in an attempt to get him set free; however, the trip does not go as planned. Kate falls into depression and Leon gives Betty advice to help them both. Lorna attempts to teach life skills to the girls at the factory.moreless
Kate worries when a detective's questioning makes her face her father's death. James returns, but reveals to Gladys that he is not as strong and brave as she thinks. Vera meets a soldier on Valentine's Day, and Lorna's pregnancy leads to a fight between Marco and Bob.moreless
Gladys returns to Vic Mu, and her parents want her to be featured in an advertisement campaign. Lorna turns to Vera for help for her pregnancy, but her secret eventually gets out. After her months of searching, Betty successfully tracks down Kate, but they both have to deal with Kate's father.moreless
Nikita and Michael capture a former Division arms dealer named Cyrus who is acquiring a weapon-jamming device for Ari. Nikita devises a plan to use Cyrus as bait to track down Amanda, but Cyrus manages to escape the trap. However, Cyrus needs Nikita's help to survive after Amanda double crosses him. Meanwhile, Birkhoff continues to close in on Amanda's mole, and Alex starts to unravel.moreless