Former Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger has entered a new phase of his life, living in exile after leaving the military. His civilian life doesn't last as long as he expects, though, with the discovery of a plot to kill the president. Former commanding officer Isaac Johnson, now a Secret Service agent, draws Swagger into the investigation by seeking his expertise for a clandestine operation to keep the commander in chief safe. The series is based on the 2007 film of the same name,
Last Episode01x10 Primer Contact Aired: Jan. 17, 2017
Bob Lee, Julie, Nadine and Isaac work together to breach the Russian Embassy to save Mary and shut down the conspiracy.
Series Fun Facts
- When Omar's character says in episode two, "...we'll call in the cavalry", he actually says "Calvary"
- Release was delayed due to the publicized shooting of Dallas Police officers on July 8, 2016.
- Mark Wahlberg will be a producer on this series. He played the title role in the 2007 original film (of the same name). Ryan Phillippe and Omar Epps have been cast as protagonist Bob Lee…
[show]Mark Wahlberg will be a producer on this series. He played the title role in the 2007 original film (of the same name). Ryan Phillippe and Omar Epps have been cast as protagonist Bob Lee Swagger and antagonist Isaac Johnson, respectively. Even though Mark Wahlberg is older, his successor Ryan Phillippe is the oldest actor to play Bob Lee Swagger at 42 years old. Mark Wahlberg was 35 at the time of filming the movie the show is based on. Danny Glover was 61 at the time of filming the movie while his successor Omar Epps is 43 years old, making him (Omar) the youngest actor to play Isaac Johnson.