Photo Flash: Arrivals at Fox's 24 Series Finale Party
24 is an serial action/drama television series starring Kiefer Sutherland as special agent Jack Bauer, produced for the Fox Network and syndicated worldwide. The show is presented in the semblance of real time, with each season covering 24-hours in the life of Bauer. First broadcast on November 6, 2001, the show has run for 192 episodes over 8 seasons, with the series finale due to be broadcast on May 24, 2010.
The show has won numerous awards, including Best Drama Series at the 2003 Golden Globe Awards and Outstanding Drama Series at the 2006 Primetime Emmy Awards. Kiefer Sutherland has been awarded Best Actor - Television Series Drama at the 2001 Golden Globe Awards, and Outstanding Lead Actor - Drama Series at the 2006 Primetime Emmy Awards. On conclusion of its eighth and final season, 24 will become the longest running espionage themed television drama ever, surpassing both Mission: Impossible and The Avengers.