Jeanne Tripplehorn as Alex Blake in "Criminal Minds" (Photo: Robert Voets/CBS)

‘Criminal Minds’ Season 8 Premiere Introduces New BAU Team Member

For once in the history of the dark, procedural drama that is “Criminal Minds,” Season 7 wrapped up with a happy event: JJ (A.J. Cook) and Will (Josh Stewart) got married in Rossi’s (Joe Mantegna) backyard. But it was also bittersweet because Prentiss (Paget Brewster) had come to the realization that it was time to […]

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"Hit" / "Run" --  Morgan (Shemar Moore), Hotch (Thomas Gibson) and Prentiss (Paget Brewster) try to restrain a distraught JJ (A.J. Cook) as the hostage situation inside a Washington, D.C. bank become more tense, on the two-hour season finale of Criminal Minds (CBS)

‘Criminal Minds’ Team Says Goodbye to One of Their Own in Season Finale

The season seven “Criminal Minds” two-part finale is a real explosive, shoot ’em up story about serial-killing bank robbers that is so violent it could have been directed by Sam Peckinpah — and it is also the final two episodes for Emily Prentiss, as Paget Brewster has decided to leave the series. The episode opens […]

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‘Criminal Minds’ Star Kirsten Vangsness Believes in Letting Her Freak Flag Fly

It gets personal for Penelope Garcia (Kirsten Vangsness) in the upcoming “Hope” episode of “Criminal Minds” and the tech savvy member of the BAU team  has to emerge from the safety of her computer room, put on a bulletproof vest and enter the dangerous world of her FBI cohorts. “In this particular episode I don’t […]

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‘Criminal Minds’ Star Pulls Double Duty On Spin-Off

The CBS spin-off ‘Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior‘ isn’t only borrowing some of the mothership’s name, it’s also snatching up one of its cast members. Kirsten Vangsness, who as a series regular plays Garcia on ‘Criminal Minds,’ will fill the same role – and again, as a series regular – on ‘Suspect Behavior’ when it premieres […]

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