Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders may have been cancelled, but one of its stars is staying at CBS. Recently, the network announced Daniel Henney has joined the cast of Criminal Minds.
Henney played Agent Matt Simmons on Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders for two seasons before CBS cancelled the spinoff earlier this year. He’ll reprise the same role for season 13 of Criminal Minds, which debuts on September 27th at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Read more details from CBS below:
CBS announced today that Daniel Henney has joined the cast of CRIMINAL MINDS as a series regular. Henney will continue in his role as Special Agent Matt Simmons, which he played for two seasons on CRIMINAL MINDS: BEYOND BORDERS.
Formerly with the International Response Team, Special Agent Simmons joins his colleagues in the Behavioral Analysis Unit, whom he has consulted with in the past, including helping with the release of Dr. Spencer Reid (Matthew Gray Gubler) when he was arrested in Mexico last season.
Daniel Henney is a multi-talented actor and model who has graced the covers of top magazines around the world, as well as appearing in film and television. Some of his film credits include “Big Hero 6,” “X-Men Origins: Wolverine,” “The Last Stand” and “Seducing Mr. Perfect.” His television credits include “Three Rivers,” HAWAII FIVE-0 and NCIS: LOS ANGELES, all on the Network, and “Revolution.”
The 13th season of CRIMINAL MINDS premieres Wednesday, Sept. 27 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT).
CRIMINAL MINDS stars Joe Mantegna, Paget Brewster, Matthew Gray Gubler, A.J. Cook, Aisha Tyler, Kirsten Vangsness and Adam Rodriguez. It is produced by ABC Studios in association with CBS Television Studios.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of Criminal Minds? Did you watch Henney on Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders?