“SHOOTER” is USA Network’s new series based on the best-selling novel “Point of Impact” by Stephen Hunter, and the 2007 Paramount film starring Mark Wahlberg. The series stars Ryan Phillippe (“Secrets and Lies”) and follows the journey of Bob Lee Swagger, a highly-decorated veteran who is coaxed back into action to prevent a plot to kill the President.
When Swagger’s former commanding officer Isaac Johnson (Omar Epps, “House”) solicits his expertise in a clandestine operation, Swagger discovers that he is has been framed and must do everything in his power to protect his family and clear his name.
The premiere episode is titled “Point of Impact.” Bob Lee Swagger is recruited to prevent an assassination of the US President. Meanwhile, FBI agent Nadine Memphis (Cynthia Addai-Robinson, “Chicago Med”) investigates potential assassins.