With less than a month until the premiere, here's a tip about Madam Secretary: some people may think outside the box.
But Elizabeth McCord doesn't even know there is a box.
That's why the President of the United States wants his former colleague to be his Secretary of State after a tragic accident claims the life of the standing Secretary. A box that isn't there, and accident that wasn't... these are just a couple of ideas floated in Madam Secretary Season 1 Episode 1.
What can you expect when a college professor and former CIA analyst who left that job for ethical reasons is brought back into the world she tried to escape?
As the official CBS synopsis explains her, Elizabeth is "a shrewd, determined, newly appointed Secretary of State who drives international diplomacy, battles office politics and circumvents protocol as she negotiates global and domestic issues, both at the White House and at home."
She "is immediately faced with a maelstrom of complex political challenges, and an international hostage situation is her top priority."
Tea Leoni gives a strong and confident performance as Elizabeth McCord and when combined with the convincing supporting case it raises hopes that Madam Secretary may be a fitting partner for CBS's other female-centric drama, The Good Wife.
When nuclear bombs drop leaving the small town of Jericho, Kansas without any news of the world around them, it's up to the townspeople to defend their way of life and their freedom from anyone who wants to take it away.
Ichabod Crane fought for freedom from the British after he was won over by the hearts of the wanna be American people. He was at the start of the great country and loves to share tales about it with anyone who will listen.
When a virus wipes out 80% of the world's population, the USS Nathan James carries humanity's best chance at survival. While they set out to do the world a favor, it's becoming increasingly obvious they'll fight to protect freedom as well as the cure.
The military, the world's most brilliant scientists and their families all went to an unknown city in New Mexico were called to duty by their country to learn they would create a weapon to stop the deaths of US soldiers during WWII.
Vice President Selina Meyer discovers the job is nothing like she expected and everything she was warned about, but she still wants to leave her mark with a lasting legacy without getting tripped up in political games.
Follows the lives of a U.S Marine Corps squad during the campaign within the Pacific against the Japanese Empire during WWII. It
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