Madam Secretary


A look at the personal and professional life of a Secretary of State as she tries to balance her work and family life.
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S5E3 -The Rake

Elizabeth flies to Fashion Week in Milan to face off against the Chi..

S5E2 -The Chaos Game

When Elizabeth discovers that the White House attackers had support ..

S5E1 -E Pluribus Unum

In the aftermath of a deadly attack on the White House, Elizabeth tr..

S4E22 - Night Watch

Elizabeth and cabinet members brace for the fallout at home and abro..

S4E21 - Protocol

When terrorists threaten to cause a flood in the Middle East that co..

S4E20 -The Things We Get ..

Elizabeth must watch what she says and does when she deals with a re..

S4E19 - Thin Ice

Elizabeth is attending a summit in Montreal to resolve territorial c..

S4E18 - The Friendship Game

Elizabeth’s negotiations for a security agreement combatting gang ..

S4E17 -Phase Two

Senator Morejon puts phase two of Elizabeth’s U.S./Iran arms deal ..

S4E16 - My Funny Valentine

As the 20th anniversary of the American embassy bombing in Mali appr..

S4E15 -The Unnamed

Elizabeth and the team are caught in an uncertain situation when the..

S4E14 -Refuge

Jay and Kat devise a way to help persecuted foreign LGBTQ citizens e..

S4E13 -Reading the Signs

Elizabeth seeks creative solutions when the president of Sri Lanka's..

S4E12 - Sound and Fury

After President Dalton hears about a sonic attack at the U.S. Embass..

S4E11 - Mitya

When Vice President Hurst feels threatened that Secretary of State M..

S4E10 - Women Transform t..

Secretary of State McCord struggles with the realization that she ma..

S4E9 -Minefield

Secretary of State McCord reluctantly agrees to host a holiday party..

S4E8 -The Fourth Estate

Secretary of State McCord and her staff work with the Mexican govern..

S4E7 -North to the Future

When a Russian dissident flees to the U.S. after contracting smallpo..

S4E6 - Loophole

Henry disagrees with the President and Elizabeth when they refuse to..

S4E5 - Persona Non Grata

Elizabeth is determined to continue to hold a human trafficking conf..

S4E4 - Shutdown

As the government shutdown shows no sign of progress, Secretary of S..

S4E3 - The Essentials

With a government shutdown looming, Elizabeth must think outside the..

S4E2 - Off the Record

While Elizabeth is in Libya to help negotiate an end to their civil ..

S4E1 - News Cycle

When the assistant vice minister of Timor-Leste suddenly dies during..

S3E23 - Article 5

In the season finale, Elizabeth heads to Brussels to seek NATO'S sup..

S3E22 - Revelation

As Elizabeth and President Dalton head to Rome for the G20 Conferenc..

S3E21 - The Seventh Floor

Elizabeth and her team work to secure the release of an American jou..

S3E20 - Extraordinary Haz..

As the U.S. hunts for the person believed to be behind the CIA arms ..

S3E19 - Global Relief

When warring rebel groups threaten Elizabeth’s Somalian food relie..

S3E18 - Good Bones

Elizabeth enlists the help of Hollywood star Ashley Whittaker to hel..

S3E17 - Convergence

When a computer sting uncovers the possible mole in the CIA arms smu..

S3E16 - Swept Away

Elizabeth's landmark global climate treaty with more than 200 countr..

S3E15 - Break in Diplomacy

Elizabeth is shocked when the Philippines’ unconventional new pres..

S3E14 - Labor of Love

When the upcoming marriage of two star-crossed lovers from Colombia ..

S3E13 - The Beautiful Game

When an influential rabbi organizing a symbolic Iran/Israel soccer g..

S3E12 - The Detour

When Elizabeth and her staff fly to Africa to offer development aid ..

S3E11 - Gift Horse

When the Mongolian government sends Elizabeth a horse as a gift, she..

S3E10 - The Race

When a possible Israel-Iran war threatens the House’s imminent vot..

S3E9 - Snap Back

As the U.N. Security Council considers reinstating sanctions against..

S3E8 - Breakout Capacity

As President Dalton eagerly awaits voting results on Election Day, E..

S3E7 - Tectonic Shift

After Venezuela’s president and his immediate successors are kille..

S3E6 - The Statement

When Elizabeth discovers that a terrorist bombing at an Illinois cof..

S3E5 - The French Revolut..

When an imminent U.S.-France state dinner is jeopardized after a CIA..

S3E4 - The Dissent Memo

After a bombing at a political rally in Angola, Elizabeth must find ..

S3E3 - South China Sea

After U.S. environmental activists protesting China’s damage of a ..

S3E2 - The Linchpin

With Algeria on the brink of a civil war, Elizabeth delicately negot..

S3E1 - Sea Change

When a storm destroys a naval base in Bahrain, Elizabeth urges Presi..

S2E23 - Vartius

When Elizabeth receives shocking news about an important political o..

S2E22 - Render Safe

The United States debates enacting a “render safe” mission to se..

S2E21 - Connection Lost

When President Dalton gets word that the world’s most wanted terro..

S2E20 - Ghost Detainee

After Elizabeth delivers her first speech to the United Nations Gene..

S2E19 - Desperate Remedies

After learning that a member of the inner circle of the terrorist or..

S2E18 - On the Clock

As Elizabeth holds peace talks between the prime ministers of India ..

S2E17 - Higher Learning

While Elizabeth accompanies Alison on a college campus tour, she is ..

S2E16 - Hijriyah

Elizabeth has 20 minutes to decide if she should question a person c..

S2E15 - Right of the Boom

After a shocking event occurs on American soil, Elizabeth must answe..

S2E14 - Left of the Boom

Elizabeth deals with extremely sensitive issues in Saudi Arabia as s..

S2E13 - Invasive Species

After Henry's father dies, painful and shocking family secrets are u..

S2E12 - The Middle Way

When Elizabeth travels to Myanmar to sign a Pacific Rim trade agreem..

S2E11 - Unity Node

An unanticipated turn of events threaten to dissolve a peace deal wi..

S2E10 - The Greater Good

Elizabeth and President Dalton discover a secret that could impact M..

S2E9 - Russian Roulette

Henry shares information that causes Elizabeth to reconsider her the..

S2E8 - Lights Out

Elizabeth, Russell and Mike B. must oust Craig Sterling from his rol..

S2E7 - You Say You Want a..

With the president's support, Elizabeth hopes to make history by lif..

S2E6 - Catch and Release

Elizabeth is determined to seek justice when an American aid worker ..

S2E5 - The Long Shot

Following President Ostrov's death, President Dalton and Elizaeth fe..

S2E4 - Waiting for Taleju

When Elizabeth disagrees with the president's response to tension wi..

S2E3 - The Rusalka

The president's administration encounters hostility while dealing wi..

S2E2 - The Doability Doct..

Elizabeth takes advice from former Secretary of State Madeleine Albr..

S2E1 - The Show Must Go On

Elizabeth must take the oath of office when the president's plane di..

S1E22 - There But For The..

Season 1 ends with Elizabeth recalling turning down a job offer by t..

S1E21 - The Kill List

Elizabeth discovers an assassination plot against the Iranian presid..

S1E20 - The Necessary Art

A Russian nuclear submarine disappears in American waters, putting E..

S1E19 - Spartan Figures

Elizabeth works with President Dalton to solve the Greek debt crisis..

S1E18 - The Time Is at Hand

A congressman is taken hostage while attempting to negotiate with th..

S1E17 - Face the Nation

Elizabeth struggles to hold herself together emotionally following t..

S1E16 - Tamerlane

Elizabeth makes a secret trip to Iran in hope of preventing a coup.

S1E15 - The Ninth Circle

The Turkish government releases a potentially damaging video; Jason ..

S1E14 - Whisper of the Ax

Elizabeth's staff fails to find existing corruption in her microloan..

S1E13 - Chains of Command

A Bahraini diplomat is caught holding a maid hostage; Henry's father..

S1E12 - Standoff

Political tension surrounds Elizabeth's extradition deal regarding a..

S1E11 - Game On

Elizabeth, Henry and Isabelle search for a secret bank account.

S1E10 - Game On

A deranged gunman puts the State Department on lockdown; Matt reveal..

S1E9 - Collateral Damage

Elizabeth investigates a plane crash that killed Secretary of State ..

S1E8 - Need to Know

After being reactivated to the NSA, Henry lies about it to Elizabeth.

S1E7 - Passage

Elizabeth brings Alison with her on a trip to India; an earthquake c..

S1E6 - The Call

Elizabeth asks the president for help with a dire situation in Weste..

S1E5 - Blame Canada

Elizabeth must negotiate with Iran regarding their escalating nuclea..

S1E3 - The Operative

A hostile reporter threatens to publish confidential documents leake..

S1E2 - Another Benghazi

Elizabeth has her hands full with a crisis in Yemen, plus there's tr..

S1E1 - Pilot

Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord faces an abundance of political ..