Will Netflix’s Designated Survivor ever return for Season 4? Here’s every detail we know.
Fans of ‘Designated Survivor‘ rejoiced when Netflix took over the political thriller after its cancellation by ABC. Later, Netflix released season 3, but after just one season, it decided not to bring in season four. This announcement has left viewers extremely disappointed and feeling undone.
- Why Designated Survivor Season 4 Cancelled?
- Will The Show Ever Return For Season 4?
- What will be The Plot?
The show stars Kiefer Sutherland as President Tom Kirkman. The web series based on Political drama about an accidental attack on the president with the worst crisis in American History. Tom Kirkman is a lower-level cabinet member whose life takes a U-turn after the attack. He is pushed into power after the president, the vice president, the cabinet and most members of the Congress are killed. This situation makes him a Designated Survivor and leaves him with no option but to take the position of the office.
According to the report, the fourth season of Designated Survivor will not take place. The fans thought there would be more upcoming seasons as Netflix took over the show from ABC. But the network declared that there will be no future seasons. If the show will ever come back with a Season 4 someday, it will probably happen with some other network, not on Netflix.
Why did Netflix cancel the Designated Survivor after just one season?
Netflix released the third season of ‘Designated Survivor’ with ten episodes and after that, they announced the cancellation of the web series. The reason behind the cancellation was the coming up of two new shows ‘You and Lucifer’ after the two new shows, fans showed huge support and fondness for You and Lucifer. Netflix pulls the plug on Designated Survivor after all for Netflix, it is all about a number game.
As of now, there is no official announcement for Season 4. However, if the show ever comebacks what can be the plot, the cast, and the release date. Here’s everything we know so far.
The Release Date:
If the show will ever come back on another network, it might get released by the end of 2020 or the beginning of 2021. Like, Season 1 and 2 landed in September 2016- 2017 respectively and the third season premiered in June 2019, we can expect Season 4 to be released in 2020. However, there is no official announcement on season 4 but we sure as hell hope and pray there is one.
What could have happened in Season 4?
Season 3 of Designated Survivor left all the viewers with many questions that remain unanswered. Like whether Emily comes back to her job? Will Isabel reveal to Aaron she’s having his child?
The Cast: Who is going to be back in Season 4?
If Season 4 arrives, we could expect to see the same cast. Aaron Shore (Adon Canto), Isabel (Elena Tovar), Emily Rhodes (Italia Ricci), Penny Kirkman (Mckenna Grace), Mars (Anthony Edwards) and Sasha (Jamie Clayton).
So, while there is no confirmation about Season 4 of Designated Survivor, the fans are still hoping against all odds there’s one so stay tuned for more updates.