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04.11.2019

AS ELIZABETH PREPARES TO OFFICIALLY DECLARE HER CANDIDACY FOR PRESIDENT, SHE MUST DEAL WITH FALLOUT FROM A NEWS ARTICLE ALLEGING SHE HAD AN AFFAIR WITH PRESIDENT DALTON DURING HER CIA DAYS, ON “MADAM SECRETARY,” SUNDAY, APRIL 14

Editor’s note: The title of this episode has changed.

Jane Pauley Guest Stars as Herself

“The Great Experiment” – As Elizabeth prepares to officially declare her candidacy for president, she must deal with fallout from a news article alleging she had an affair with President Dalton during her CIA days. Also, Mike B. and Jay adjust to the growing pains in their expanded roles as campaign staffers, and Elizabeth calls for a UN criminal tribunal against Myanmar military leaders over their treatment of the Rohingya, on MADAM SECRETARY, Sunday, April 14 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Jane Pauley guest stars as herself.

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REGULAR CAST:

Téa Leoni

(Elizabeth Adams McCord)

Tim Daly

(Henry McCord)

Zeljko Ivanek

(Russell Jackson)

Keith Carradine

(President Dalton)

Sebastian Arcelus

(Jay Whitman)

Patina Miller

(Daisy Grant)

Geoffrey Arend

(Matt Mahoney)

Erich Bergen

(Blake Moran)

Kathrine Herzer

(Alison McCord)

Wallis Currie-Wood

(Stephanie “Stevie” McCord)

Evan Roe

(Jason McCord)

Sara Ramirez

(Kat Sandoval)

RECURRING CAST:

Kevin Rahm

(Michael “Mike B” Barnow)

Francie Jue

(Chinese Foreign Minister Chen)

GUEST CAST:

Jane Pauley

(Herself)

Tracee Chimo Pallero

(Nina Cummings)

Marin Hinkle

(Isabelle)

Skipp Sudduth

(Peter Harriman)

Will Chase

(Senator Owen Callister)

Michael Pemberton

(Govenor John Hayes)

Tonya Pinkins

(Susan Thompson)

Brian Kerwin

(Deputy Secretary Steven Bailey)

Cathleen Trigg

(Newscaster)

WRITTEN BY: Matt Chester

DIRECTED BY: Sunu Gonera

GENRE: Drama

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Geoffrey Arend

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Sara Ramirez

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Patina Miller

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Geoffrey Arend

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Erich Bergen

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Kathrine Herzer

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Wallis Currie-Wood

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