“Criminal Minds” revival set to bring back original cast members

Since news dropped that the Criminal Minds revival on Paramount+ is “alive and well”, viewers have now been treated to another exciting update, Digital Spy reports.

According to Deadline, six fan-favourite cast members are in final talks to return for the 10-episode revival.

This includes:

Joe Mantegna as David Rossi

Kirsten Vangsness as Penelope Garcia

Adam Rodriguez as Luke Alvez

AJ Cook as Jennifer “JJ” Jareau

Aisha Tyler as Dr Tara Lewis

Paget Brewster as Emily Prentiss

Reportedly, final negotiations have been delayed as ABC Signature makes a deal with longtime showrunner Erica Messer. Once the cast, ABC Signature, Paramount+ and Messer all come on board, the pieces will be in place for the series to go ahead.

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