Designated Survivor season 2, episode 11 preview: Grief
Audrey Raines is a fictional character played by actress Kim Raver on the television series, Bauer helped to clear Audrey of any suspicion. Audrey initially refused, but Jack told her of the White House's connection to Henderson, and. They called her Audrey Heller, Audrey Raines, and Audrey Boudreau. They made her Jack Bauer's primary love interest across the show's run. Set in London, the show will find heroic agent Jack Bauer (Kiefer Devane (as James Heller) and Kim Raver (as Audrey Raines). GORDON: I think Jack is the Rorschach test, over the years. And Chloe and Jack have had a relationship, over the entire span of the show and they have been allies. At the.
After giving the tape to one of his guards, Secretary Heller had Jack and Audrey detained by his guards while he went off to confront Logan. Jack escaped and managed to recover the tape, but Henderson and his men arrived at the airport, taking Audrey hostage. In an effort to get Jack to hand over the recording, Henderson cut the brachial artery in Audrey's left arm, which would have led to her death in three minutes.
Before she bled to death, Jack handed over the tape.
Designated Survivor season 2, episode 11 preview: Grief
After Henderson escaped, Jack put a tourniquet on her arm, saving her life. When Jack later apprehended Henderson with Audrey at his sideHenderson said that he had his men on standby orders to kill James Heller if he did not contact them every fifteen minutes.
Jack informs Heller about the situation, but Heller asks Jack to tell his daughter that he loves her, raising a red flag. When Jack asks over the phone with Chloe O'Brian to see if Heller had driven his car off the road from her satellite visual, it is confirmed that he did. Audrey went into a breakdown of grief, insisting that Jack should shoot Henderson if he would not give Jack the incriminating recording.
It is later learned that Henderson had given the recording to another person. Jack claimed he had to stay and wait until Curtis Manning and his team could collect Henderson, but Audrey retorts that if the recording is not recovered, then her father would have died for nothing. Jack left Audrey alone with the recording, and Henderson's men eventually pinpoint their boss' location, pressuring Audrey to flee the scene. She attempted to assassinate Henderson before his men arrived, but her moral sense proved too strong.
Audrey was rescued by Curtis Manning and his tactical team as soon as Henderson ordered his men to close in on her. Audrey later discovers at CTU from Curtis that her father survived going over the cliff, but remains in critical condition.
At the end of the day, with the crisis seemingly over, she reunites with Jack and the two share a passionate kiss. Jack is notified by a Federal agent that his daughter Kim is calling him. Jack leaves Audrey to take the call. Several minutes later, Audrey goes to check on Jack and is horrified to find him missing. She is unaware that he has been abducted by the Chinese officials who had somehow learned that he was still alive.
Season 6[ edit ] When Jack asked about Audrey upon his return to Los Angeles, Bill Buchanan replied that she did not know he was back yet. Jack requested that he keep it that way. Chloe O'Brian tells him it was Audrey who discovered that the Chinese government had kidnapped him and had been working through diplomatic back channels to secure Jack's release, although it was unclear at the time as to whether the Chinese government was involved in her death.
Later in the day, after Jack secures the last two nuclear suitcases, Doyle gives Jack Bauer a call that he says is coming through a CTU switchboard, but is actually Audrey Raines. Cheng informs Jack that Audrey is still alive, but if he wishes to keep her alive Jack must call him back on a given number the infamous 24 fan phone when he is alone.
Jack, not telling anyone that he had been contacted by the Chinese and Audrey, calls Cheng back and is told that a component from the nukes will have to be exchanged for the release of Audrey. Bauer agrees and requests help from Chloe O'Brian to get the plans for the chip.
Morris O'Brian catches Chloe accessing his files, and persuades her to tell Buchanan.
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Buchanan has Jack arrested, but grants his wish to contact President Wayne Palmer. Palmer agrees to the rescue mission, guaranteed by Jack that he "has his word. His first act is to shut down Bauer's mission. Jack realizes what is going on, and holds Mike Doyle at gunpoint, forcing him to exit the vehicle they were taking to Audrey's destination. The settlement remained a small town for decades, but by Torture — Torture is the act of deliberately inflicting physical or psychological pain on an organism in order to fulfill some desire of the torturer or compel some action from the victim.
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Haysbert is commanding, if a tad underutilized in the pilot, and Sutherland plays the gravel-voiced Bauer with an assurance that belies his teen-movie-star past, his overstressed agent is stalwart but weary, a haunted spook.
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The series starts production in the UK in a couple weeks. Check out what they had to say after the jump. Is it a more ideal length to do 12 episodes of a story? Doing good stuff or stuff that you are proud of takes time and takes effort. The more time you have, the better you can craft each episode. This felt like we could catch our breaths a little bit and we could craft this. You could actually see the horizon. With 24, you never could actually see the other side of the shore.
Here, we are able to imagine the other side. There was talk of a 24 feature film. Is this the same story of the feature film, just gone into greater depth, or is this a completely different story?
No, the script for the film was very, very different. The film is an ongoing situation. Howard came up with an idea for a episode run at this, and it was the opportunity that presented itself to us first.