The Cast of Criminal Minds 8 Continues to Grow
This season of CBS’s crime drama follows the team as they investigate two separate murders that occur within hours of each other. One murder involves a legless corpse found in a Mexican border town, while the other is an apparent murder-suicide. BAU detectives are unsure of the connection between the two cases, and try to uncover the truth. Meanwhile, Reid and the BAU try to discover if the victims were targeted by the same killer or if they were merely a result of coincidence. Henry refuses Halloween celebrations, and JJ becomes concerned when she discovers his friends making secret phone calls towards a mysterious woman.
Criminal Minds 8’s cast continues to grow and they are bringing in more talent than ever before. Daniel Henney, who played Matt Simmons’s role, is a talented actor. After the International Response Team disbanded, his character was added to the team. While he was originally assigned to bring Mr. Scratch to justice, he ultimately became a crucial part of the team. Henney has since lent his acting talents to other series and films, including The Wheel of Time, Big Hero 6, and the upcoming X-Men film.
As the cast of Criminal Minds continues to grow, the new season of the show will include six recognizable characters. A.J. Cook, Joe Mantegna, Aisha Tyler, Adam Rodriguez, and Paget Brewster will all reprise their roles. The show’s writers and producers, including Erica Messer, will oversee the revival. Production will begin next month, although there is no release date. It is expected that the series will start airing in spring 2017.
Thomas Gibson is another veteran of the Criminal Minds series. Despite his storied career in film and television, he’s also a talented writer. He has appeared on several shows, including Jane the Virgin, Empire, CSI Miami, and Ugly Betty. Lastly, he starred in the teen sci-fi drama Roswell as Jesse Ramirez. A lot of fans will be familiar with Gubler from his work on the Magic Mike movies.
After the show’s seventh season, Aisha Tyler joined Criminal Minds. She is a forensic psychologist whose job is to study psychopaths. To do that, she must be able to get inside their heads. Her role on the series made Aisha Tyler a fan favorite. Aisha Tyler’s role on Criminal Minds was a revelation. The actor’s performance on the show was so well received that she’s now a series regular.
The new season premiered on CBS September 26, 2012. The season aired 24 episodes. The team will be focusing on one case in the new season. This will allow them to cover a total of ten episodes. Messer is the showrunner. Glenn Kershaw and Chris Barbour are the executive producers. In addition, Mark Gordon is the director and executive producer. The new season will also feature the debut of a new character, a former FBI profiler.