FBI: CBS sets premiere date for Most Wanted spin-off episode
CBS has announced the premiere for FBI episode 18 titled “Most Wanted,” which will serve as the backdoor pilot to a spin-off, will premiere on April 2. Directed by Fred Berner from a script written by Rene Balcer, the spin-off series stars Julian McMahon as Agent Jess Lacroix, Kellan Lutz as Agent Crosby, Roxy Steinberg as Agent Sheryll Barnes, Keisha Castle-Hughes as Analyst Hana Gibson, Nathanial Arcand as Agent Clinton Skye, and Alana De La Garza as Assistant Special Agent in Charge Isobel Castille. Matthew Lillard will make a guest appearance in the episode as the person listed on the Most Wanted list.
FBI,executive produced by Emmy Award winner Dick Wolf, Craig Turk, Arthur W. Forney and Peter Jankowski. The fast-paced drama is being led by Missy Peregrym, Zeeko Zaki, Jeremy Sisto, Ebonee Noel, Connie Nielsen and Sela Ward.
Dick Wolf is one of television’s most iconic creator/producers. He is the creator of the most successful brand in the history of television – Law & Order, and has won Emmys for Law & Order and the HBO telefilm Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee. His company won an Oscar for the documentary Twin Towers and he won a Grammy for When You’re Strange, his documentary on The Doors. Wolf has five series on NBC for the current season: Law & Order: SVU (Season 19); Chicago Fire (Season 6); Chicago P.D. (Season 5); Chicago Med (Season 3) and the highly-anticipated new limited series Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders. He also produces Oxygen’s non-scripted Cold Justice and Criminal Confessions, and A&E’s Nightwatch.
FBI airs Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. EST.