24: Live Another Day
Season 1 e.tv (*194) 20:30 & 21:30 Action
Action series 24’s (2001-2010) counterterrorism agent Jack Bauer (Kiefer Sutherland) returned in 2014 for a limitedseries 12 episode show called 24: Live Another Day. Jack and his “new” show have now made their way to free-TV screens and it picks up four years after the original season’s finale, where Jack went on the run after killing Russian Foreign Minister Mikhail Novakovich (Graham McTavish) who tried to ruin the US-Russian peace agreement. Jack is now a suspected terrorist and he’s being tracked by the CIA in London. Here’s what you need to know…
According to Kiefer, Jack is tougher 1
and angrier than ever. “He’s had to hide in Eastern Europe and has been estranged from his daughter Kim (Elisha Cuthbert) and grandchild for four years. He hasn’t been able to return home to the country that he served.”
Jack’s new mission is to stop a ter2
rorist plot to try kill US President Heller (William Devane) who’s in London negotiating a treaty.
Jack’s only ally is intelligence ana3
lyst Chloe O’Brian (Mary Lynn Rajskub), whom viewers met in season 3 of 24 in 2003. Chloe is now a brunette and only wears black clothes and make-up. “She’s been through some hard times that changed her lifestyle,” says Mary. She now works with a hacker to expose the government’s dirty secrets.
Margot Al-Harazi (Michelle Fairley, 4
Catelyn Stark until 2013 on fantasy show Game Of Thrones, 2011-current) is a former Al-Qaeda operative who gains control of six US military drones and she uses them to attack London. Plus, taking a central role is British Prime Minister Alastair Davies, played by Stephen Fry (host until this year of quiz show QI, 2003-current.)
Jack Bauer’s back and he’s got help from Chloe.