Derek Morgan is back. Today, CBS announced Shemar Moore will guest star on an upcoming season 13 episode of Criminal Minds.
Moore played Special Agent Derek Morgan on the crime drama for 11 seasons and guest starred in season 12. The current cast includes Joe Mantegna, Matthew Gray Gubler, A.J. Cook, Kirsten Vangsness, Aisha Tyler, Adam Rodriguez, and Paget Brewster.
Moore will reprise the role of Derek Morgan for an episode of Criminal Minds slated to air October 25th at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Read more info from CBS below:
LOS ANGELES – Oct. 12, 2017 – Shemar Moore, star of the new drama series S.W.A.T., will return to CRIMINAL MINDS to guest star in the season’s fifth episode, airing Wednesday, Oct. 25 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Moore, an original CRIMINAL MINDS cast member from 2005-2016 (252 episodes), will reprise his role as Derek Morgan.
In the episode, Morgan returns to the BAU to help Penelope Garcia (Kirsten Vangsness) deal with a case that has affected her emotionally.
CRIMINAL MINDS stars Joe Mantegna, Paget Brewster, Matthew Gray Gubler, A.J. Cook, Aisha Tyler, Kirsten Vangsness, Adam Rodriguez and Daniel Henney. Mark Gordon, Erica Messer and Breen Frazier are executive producers for ABC Studios in association with CBS Television Studios.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of Criminal Minds? Are you excited to see Moore return?