Madam Secretary: Season 2

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Téa Leoni leads this political drama series following the trials of a Secretary of State as she balances personal and... More

Where to watch Madam Secretary: Season 2

Madam Secretary: Season 2 is available to stream in Australia... More now on Apple TV Store and Paramount+.

Madam Secretary: Season 2 episodes

Episode 2.1

The Show Must Go On

The President’s plane is declared missing and Elizabeth is thrust... More into a situation of power she never imagined possible. Also, Henry butts heads with his new Defense Intelligence Agency handler, Jane Fellows, when he’s asked to recruit one of his Russian students for the NSA.

Episode 2.2

The Doability Doctrine

Elizabeth takes advice from former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright... More and ignores President Dalton's recommendation on how to negotiate the safe return of a Sate Department employee who was kidnapped in Afghanistan. Meanwhile, Henry is having trouble persuading a student to spy for the U.S. government.

Episode 2.3

The Rusalka

Elizabeth and President Dalton’s administration are met with hostility while... More trying to deal with the Russian government. Also, Dmitri is kidnapped and interrogated about being a Russian spy.

Episode 2.4

Waiting for Taleju

Elizabeth finds herself pushed out of the President's inner circle... More after she disagrees with his response to the growing tension with Russia. Also, when incriminating photos of Stevie and Harrison surface, Elizabeth and Henry must deal with the aftermath and try to protect their daughter from the media.


The Long Shot

In the wake of President Ostrov’s death, Elizabeth and President... More Dalton fear a power grab within the Russian government. Also, the government’s Cybersecurity Coordinator Oliver Shaw (Kobi Libii) works to identify the hacker who interfered with the communication system on Air Force One, and Jay devises a plan to fight Russian propaganda.


Catch and Release


You Say You Want a Revolution

With the support of President Dalton, Elizabeth attempts to get... More the Senate's support for a history-making effort to lift the Cuban trade embargo. Also, Henry and Alison bond while touring Havana together.


Lights Out

As tensions rise with Russia, Elizabeth, Russell and Mike B.... More hatch a plan to oust National Security Advisor Craig Sterling without tarnishing President Dalton with a scandal. Director of National Intelligence Ephraim Ware identifies who hacked Air Force One.


Russian Roulette

Shortly before Elizabeth is to deliver a speech at the... More United Nations accusing Russia for the attack on Air Force One, Henry shares information that makes her reconsider her theory.


The Greater Good

After they uncover a secret that could ruin Maria Ostrov’s... More reputation, Elizabeth and President Dalton head to Switzerland to meet with her and use the information as leverage to find a peaceful solution to the escalated conflict with Russia. Also, Dmitri requests to be released from his duties as a spy.


Unity Node

Elizabeth tries to salvage a peace deal with Russia after... More an unexpected turn of events threatens to dissolve the agreement. Also, Elizabeth gets dragged into dealing with an emergency situation aboard the International Space Station.


The Middle Way

Elizabeth, to her surprise, is met resistance when she travels... More to Myanmar to sign a Pacific Rim trade agreement, which will modernize the country's power grid and benefit several of its trading partners. Meanwhile, Nadine attempts to mend her relationship with her estranged son.


Invasive Species

After his father’s death, Henry’s family uncovers shocking secrets that... More open old wounds for them, including his grieving sister Maureen, who blames Henry for not spending enough time at home. Also, Russell keeps important information from Elizabeth’s team at the State department.


Left of the Boom

While Elizabeth oversees a mission to track down the culprits... More behind a uranium heist in Eastern Europe, she also contends with highly sensitive issues in Saudi Arabia, including the apprehension of two American teenage girls who intended to join a terrorist group, that threatens to dismantle an important arms deal.


Right of the Boom

Following a shocking event on U.S. soil, Elizabeth rushes to... More find answers to President Dalton's many questions about how it was able to occur.



After an Italian warship answers a distress call from a... More ship carrying Libyan refugees, Elizabeth is given 20 minutes to decide whether to question a passenger who claims to know the whereabouts of Jibral Disah, the most-wanted terrorist in the world. Also, Stevie brings her boyfriend Jareth home to meet her parents.


Higher Learning

While Elizabeth accompanies Alison on a college campus tour, she... More is ambushed by protestors about a Chilean mining operation involving the U.S. and Chilean governments. Also, Henry, Jane and Jose Campos attempt to track down Jibral Disah's third wife, Hijriyyah


On the Clock

As Elizabeth holds peace talks between the prime ministers of... More India and Pakistan, a mysterious plane crash tied to both countries causes the three parties to reevaluate the deal. Also, in an attempt to help the NSA locate the terrorist Jibral Disah, Henry approaches a former teacher of one of Disah’s wives for information, and Elizabeth withstands a grueling interview with Jane Pauley.


Desperate Remedies

Elizabeth learns that a member of the inner circle of... More the terrorist group Boko Haram has fallen ill with a deadly virus and, by leveraging his weakness, she formulates a plan to get them to release a group of schoolgirls they are holding captive. Also, Henry gets new information on the whereabouts of Jibral Disah that leads them closer to pinpointing his location.


Ghost Detainee

After Elizabeth delivers her first speech to the United Nations... More General Assembly formally condemning the terrorist group Hizb-al Shahid, she discusses forming a coalition against them with the Russian Foreign Minister. However, the talks create a conflict of interest between Elizabeth and Henry, who is searching for a way to save Dmitri’s ill sister, Talia Petrov, from the Russian government.


Connection Lost

When President Dalton gets word that the world’s most wanted... More terrorist, Jibral Disah, is hiding in Islamabad, he sends the “Murphy Station” – Henry, Jane and Jose – on a dangerous mission to eliminate the threat. Also, Elizabeth and Henry go to couples therapy.


Render Safe

The United States debates enacting a “render safe” mission to... More secure nuclear weapons that belong to the Pakistani government before it collapses, while the Murphy Station pursues the terrorist Jibral Disah.



When Elizabeth receives shocking news about an important political operative,... More she navigates a tricky political situation with President Dalton, who she learns may be considering replacing her as Secretary of State. Also, Stevie and Jareth get engaged.

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