“Pankration” (04/19/17) – When an American visiting Greece to get more involved in his family’s business is found beaten in a rough part of Athens, the International Response Team is called to investigate. Also, Jack struggles with having to tell his wife, Karen (Sherry Stringfield), where their son is, on “Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders,” Wednesday, April 19 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
Guest starring in this episode are Matt Cohen (Ryan Garrett), Sherry Stringfield (Karen Garrett), Sofia Milos (Sergeant Alexandria Balaban), Socrates Alafouzos (Giannis Petrou), Anthony Skordi (Elias Stavros), Leo Georgallis (Leo Stavros), James O’Halloran (Collin Marks), Mike Dopud (Nazmi Dushku), Greg Berney (Paul Stavros), Andy Demetrio (Josef Gashi), and Danielle Argyros (Mila Stavros).
“Pankration” was written by Ticona S. Joy and directed by Laura Belsey.
“Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders,” a spinoff of the hit CBS Television Network series “Criminal Minds,” is a drama about the specialized International Division of the FBI tasked with solving crimes and coming to the rescue of Americans who find themselves in danger while abroad.
Heading the International Response Team is Unit Chief Jack Garrett, a seasoned 20-year veteran of the Bureau. The team he trusts with his life includes Clara Seger, a smart, well-traveled and multi-lingual cultural anthropologist, Matthew Simmons, a former military hero with split-second profiling skills he honed on the battlefield, Russ “Monty” Montgomery, the unit’s compassionate, brilliant tech analyst who additionally liaises stateside with the families of those in trouble while his group is far from home, and Mae Jarvis, the team’s fearless and fun medical examiner.
These exceptional agents are dedicated to safely returning U.S. residents home by profiling and identifying criminals who are beyond our borders.
“Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders” stars Gary Sinise (Jack Garrett), Alana De La Garza (Clara Seger), Daniel Henney (Matt Simmons), Tyler James Williams (Russ “Monty” Montgomery), and Annie Funke (Mae Jarvis).
“Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders” is filmed in Los Angeles, Calif. and is produced by ABC Studios in association with CBS Television Studios and The Mark Gordon Company. Mark Gordon, Erica Messer, Nick Pepper and Adam Glass serve as executive producers. The series was created by Erica Messer.