Hot on the heels of its North American premiere last night, Kiefer Sutherland starrer Designated Survivor has gone up on Netflix’s platform worldwide. Deadline has confirmed that the streaming giant has inked a deal for international rights to the series from the Mark Gordon Company and ABC Studios. This follows initial speculation surrounding a pact during the LA Screenings. Entertainment One, via its relationship with the Mark Gordon Company, handles the conspiracy thriller/family drama.
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With Netflix securing global rights to Designated Survivor, the ABC political drama increases its all-important reach and revenue, thus boosting its chances of Season 2 renewal.
Stay tuned to find out whether Designated Survivor Season 2 is ultimately cancelled or renewed…