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, which was an adaptation of Stephen Hunter’s novel “Point of Impact.”
First episode date: November 15, 2016
Creator: John Hlavin
Stars: Lexy Kolker, Ryan Phillippe, Shantel VanSanten
Genre: Action, Drama
Network: USA Network
SHOOTER is an uncompromising exploration of the definition and evolution of a hero. Bob Lee Swagger is an expert marksman living in exile who is coaxed back into action after learning of a plot to kill the president. Isaac Johnson – ex-Marine and former commanding officer of Swagger, now a Secret Service Agent, solicits Swagger’s expertise for a clandestine operation that has disastrous results.