New CBS Series – begins 9:00 p.m. CT 10:00 p.m. ET Wednesday 4 March 2015
Yes, another CSI series!
9:00 PM on KWTV (CBS), 1 hr, 2015 TV-14
“Agents with the FBI’s Cyber Crime Division investigate illegal activities on the Internet. In the opener, the cyber analysts probe a case of hacked baby monitors.” – TV Guide.
CSI: Cyber (Crime Scene Investigation: Cyber) is an American police procedural drama television series that is slated to begin on March 4, 2015, on CBS during the 2014–15 network television schedule. The series is a direct spin–off of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and the fourth series in the CSI franchise.
The FBI’s team of cyber crime investigators, headed by Special Agent Avery Ryan (Patricia Arquette), works to solve cases involving the darknet and deep web. Avery, an esteemed Ph.D. cyber-psychologist, is in charge of the Cyber Crime Division at Quantico, Virginia. The team she leads, which also includes Senior Special Agent Elijah Mundo, is tasked with solving Internet-related murders, cyber-theft, hacking, sex offenses and blackmail.
Cast and characters:
- Avery Ryan, Ph.D. (Patricia Arquette) is a renowned Cyber Psychologist assigned to the FBI’s Cyber Crime division. A Special Agent in Charge, Avery is based out of Quantico, but travels nation-wide in search of the criminals that live in the dark net. She is not afraid to face danger to save others, and is fiercely loyal to her team.
- Simon Sifter (Peter MacNicol) is the FBI’s assistant deputy director and Avery’s direct superior. A career agent, Sifter acts as the clearing house between FBI Cyber and the rest of the government. He is tough, fair and knows how to play politic.
- Elijah Mundo (James Van Der Beek) is Avery’s second in command and a senior field agent assigned to FBI’s Quantico Cyber Crime division. He is an expert in battlefield forensics, weaponry, vehicles and bombs. He is not afraid to put himself at risk in the hunt for justice.
- Daniel Grummitz (Charley Koontz) is an FBI special agent who specialises in the technical, he is a quick witted introvert who is not afraid to be brutally honest.
- Brody Nelson (Shad Moss) is an FBI special agent. He is a former hacking savant who is trying to keep his hands out of the dark net to become a successful agent at the FBI’s cyber crime division.
- Raven Ramirez (Hayley Kiyoko) is an FBI analyst who specialises in social media investigations, international relations and cyber trends. She holds a dark secret that will put FBI Cyber at risk.
- Nick Dalton (Luke Perry) is a retired FBI special agent who has recently joined the private sector. He was forced to leave FBI Cyber after a classified falling out with Ryan and her team.
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