Former CIA agent Elizabeth Faulkner McCord is suddenly thrust into the position of US Secretary of State where she must quickly learn to drive international diplomacy, wrangle office politics and balance a complex family life.

  1. Barbara Hall


Top Billed Cast

  1. Téa Leoni

    Téa Leoni

    Elizabeth McCord

  2. Tim Daly

    Tim Daly

    Henry McCord

  3. Zeljko Ivanek

    Zeljko Ivanek

    Russell Jackson

  4. Keith Carradine

    Keith Carradine

    Conrad Dalton

  5. Patina Miller

    Patina Miller

    Daisy Grant

Full Cast & Crew

Current Season

Season 5

2018 | 5 Episodes

Season 5 of Madam Secretary premiered on October 7, 2018.

View All Seasons

Madam Secretary
Madam Secretary



Status Returning Series


  • See more TV shows from CBS...


  • TV-14


    This program contains some material that many parents would find unsuitable for children under 14 years of age.

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 45m



Content Score


Yes! Looking good!

Top Contributors

Popularity Trend

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.


s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page