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Why Casting Kiefer Sutherland in ‘The First Lady’ Marked an “Emotional Moment” for the Show’s Creator

Much of the ink printed about Showtime’s prestige series The First Lady has (deservingly) been in reference to its female creative team, whether it be stars Viola Davis, Michelle Pfeiffer and Gillian Anderson, director Susanne Bier or producer Cathy Schulman. But there’s a good story to be told about two men on The First Lady, […]

‘Mayor of Kingstown,’ ‘The Game,’ ‘SEAL Team’ Renewed at Paramount+

Paramount+ executives came armed with news for their first, albeit virtual, presentation to the Television Critics Association on Tuesday. Nicole Clemens and Tanya Giles, meeting the press corps for the first time since respectively taking over as head of scripted originals and programming chief at the streamer, announced renewals for three of the expanded service’s […]

Kiefer Sutherland to Play Franklin D. Roosevelt in Showtime’s ‘The First Lady’

Kiefer Sutherland is returning to the Oval Office. The Designated Survivor star and Emmy winner will play the 32nd president of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, in Showtime’s The First Lady. The series is billed as a “revelatory reframing of American leadership, told through the lens of the women at the heart of the […]

Kiefer Sutherland to Star in Paramount+ Espionage Drama

Kiefer Sutherland is getting back on the case. The 24 and Designated Survivor grad will exec produce and star in an espionage drama that has been ordered straight to series at Paramount+. The untitled drama revolves around private espionage operative James Weir (Sutherland) who is in the midst of a battle over the preservation of democracy […]

Kiefer Sutherland on Why He Joined Quibi’s ‘The Fugitive’: “I Fell in Love With it”

The actor joined his costars on a Quibi-hosted panel to discuss the action series and dish on the intense filming process.

Shirley Douglas, Actress and Mother of Kiefer Sutherland, Dies at 86

Shirley Douglas, an actress in films directed by Stanley Kubrick and David Cronenberg and the mother of actor Kiefer Sutherland, died Sunday. She was 86.

Kiefer Sutherland to Star in ‘The Fugitive’ Update at Quibi

Kiefer Sutherland will go back on the hunt at Quibi: The '24' and 'Designated Survivor' star will topline an update of 'The Fugitive' at Quibi.

Kiefer Sutherland Cancels European Tour Dates After Injuring Ribs

Actor cum singer-songwriter Kiefer Sutherland has canceled a handful of European tour dates in Denmark and Sweden after slipping on the steps of a bus and injuring his ribs.

Kiefer Sutherland Urges Ontario Politician to Stop Using Grandfather’s Name

Actor Kiefer Sutherland on Monday told Ontario political leader Doug Ford to stop invoking the name of his grandfather, Tommy Douglas, for political purposes.

‘Designated Survivor’ Officially Revived at Netflix (With Another Showrunner)

'Designated Survivor' revived for third season at Netflix with fifth showrunner.

Channel 5 Takes Kiefer Sutherland’s ‘Designated Survivor’ for U.K.

The network also picked up crime procedural 'The Detail' in a deal with Entertainment One.

Donald Sutherland and Sons’ Hollywood Legacy: Letting Kids “Find Their Own Way”

"Both of my parents were quite disappointed that this was what I wanted to do. I think I felt the same way for my daughter," says Kiefer, who posed for THR's Hollywood Legacies issue with dad Donald and brothers Rossif and Roeg.