Designated Survivor has some new company. Deadline reports Lauren Holly and Benjamin Watson have joined season three of the Netflix TV show.
As reported earlier, the streaming service had picked up the political drama after it was cancelled by ABC. The series stars Kiefer Sutherland as Tom Kirkman, a low-level Cabinet member who becomes President of the United States after a major attack on the capital.
On Designated Survivor, Holly will be playing “Lynn Harper, the daughter of a renowned Virginia senator, who is married to Mars Harper, Kirkman’s new Chief of Staff.” Meanwhile, Watson has been cast as “Dontae Evans, a mid-20s Digital Officer in the West Wing.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of Designated Survivor? Will you watch the new season?