The fourth season of CBS’ State Department drama series Madam Secretary will receive its UK premiere on Sky Living on Thursday November 23rd at 9pm, it has been announced.
Created by Barbara Hall, Madam Secretary follows the personal and professional life of maverick female Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord as she drives international diplomacy, wrangles office politics and balances a complex family life. The drama is produced by CBS Television Studios and stars Tea Leoni, Tim Daly, Zeljko Ivanek, Bebe Neuwirth, Erich Bergen, Geoffrey Arend, Patina Miller, Evan Roe, Katherine Herzer. Keith Carradine, Sebastian Arcelus and Wallis Currie-Wood.
In the opening episode of the show’s fourth season, titled News Cycle, when the assistant vice minister of Timor-Leste suddenly dies during a meeting with Elizabeth on the first day of the U.N General Assembly, she becomes suspicious after the president of Timor-Leste ships the body back without a proper investigation. Also, a “fake news” story surfaces claiming Elizabeth is responsible for the minister’s death, and Dmitri returns to work with Henry. Recurring guest star Morgan Freeman returns as Chief Justice Wilbourne.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.