“Lost Souls” Season 2 Prmeiere (03/08/17) – Unit Chief Jack Garrett and his international response team are called to Tanzania when a 23-member church group disappears on the second season premiere of “Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders,” Wednesday, March 8 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.
“Criminal Minds” star Kirsten Vangsness guest stars as Penelope Garcia.
Guest starring in the season premiere are Kirsten Vangsness (Garcia), Tarnue Massaquoi (Tumo Makani), Mason McNulty (Nicholas), Erica Piccininni (Rebecca), Adetokumboh M’Cormack (Gervas), Steve Kazee (Elijah Ward), James Thomas Gilbert (Jacob Ross), Sherry Stringfield (Karen Garrett),Matt Cohen (Ryan Garrett), Andrew Fox (RJ Garrett), Jayden Bartels (Emma Garrett), Marc Marosi (Father Barton), Kelly Frye (Kristy Simmons), Ezra Dewey (Jake Simmons), Declan Whaley (David Simmons), Afemo Omilami (Inspector Polino), Emmanuel Jean-Joseph (Rebel Guard), Lawrence Adimora (Dacaad Kaar), Elizabeth Leiner (Sarah Ross), and Stephen L. Sullivan (John).
“Lost Souls” was written by Erica Messer, one of the series’ executive producers. It was directed by Alec Smight.
“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.