A political drama which looks into the life of the Secretary of State as she tries to balance work with family.


Release date: 21 September 2014
Genre: Drama, Family
Network: CBS
Creator: Barbara Hall
Stars: Téa Leoni, Tim Daly, Patina Miller


Newly appointed Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord, who left her job as a CIA analyst for ethical reasons, returns to public life following the alleged death of her predecessor at the request of the President. Elizabeth, appreciated by her boss for her apolitical tendencies, Middle Eastern knowledge, language skills and creative thinking, drives international diplomacy, fights bureaucracy, and shuns protocol when negotiating national and international affairs. At home, politics and commitment to her supportive husband and three radiant children have new meaning.