Sometimes every minute,every second counts. And this truly precedent-setting television series covers a 24-hour day, from midnight to midnight, with each episode covering one hour in the life of the characters told in real time.
The first 24 episodes take place on Presidential Primary Day in Los Angeles, where JACK BARRET (KIEFER SUTHERLAND) and his elite team of CIA agents uncover a plot to assassinate Presidential nominee DAVID PALMER (DENNIS HAYSBERT). With only 24 hours to identify the killer and save Palmer’s life, Jack must also deal with his strained marriage and the sudden disappearance of his troubled teenage daughter. The clock is ticking...