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’ Cuts Anger Fans, Leave Stars ‘Befuddled’ and ‘Mystified’

‘Criminal Minds‘ fans are nearly of a single mind when it comes to the release of longtime cast member A.J. Cook (who plays JJ) and reduced episode count for Paget Brewster (Prentiss), with many deeming the Season 6 cuts a “massive” or “huge” mistake. “It is going to be the show’s downfall,” says Khrista, echoing […]

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