You requested and the Felony Minds group delivered. The BAU crew members are again for a charming and downright terrifying new solid in Felony Minds: Evolution, which premieres November 24 on Paramount+. HollywoodLife spoke EXCLUSIVELY with Joe Mantegna concerning the new David Rossi we’ll meet when Felony Minds: Evolution begins.
“Effectively, it begins off, Dave’s not doing all that nice, and I feel individuals will uncover that,” Joe mentioned. “My motto is, everyone has a narrative. No person will get a free trip. And that is my story, Dave’s story, and I’m not getting a free trip right here. And that’s okay. It’s okay to fall down lengthy as you get again up, so we’ll see that. The present’s referred to as Felony Minds: Evolution. I feel it’s all a part of that evolution. So I feel it’s apropos that not all the things is hunky dory after we come again after this absence of time, and issues have occurred. Each good and unhealthy individuals’s lives, and it’s little totally different for our group right here, nevertheless it’s okay. That’s a part of good storytelling, the place you’re taking it from there.”
The FBI’s felony profilers should face their best menace but, an UnSub who has used the pandemic to construct a community of serial killers. The unique collection aired for 15 seasons and got here to an finish in February 2020. Joe admitted that he wasn’t able to let go of David Rossi, and he’s excited to sort out this new chapter.
“I feel anytime would have been the suitable time, so far as I used to be involved,” Joe advised HollywoodLife about bringing again the present. “I imply, they might have picked it up per week after we left… and it could have been alright with me. However I feel what’s good is I feel we’re going to acknowledge the truth that that point has transpired, so we don’t low cost that. We don’t ignore that. I feel it makes for fascinating storylines.”
The unique collection aired on CBS, however the revival has been moved to Paramount+. Joe famous that Felony Minds: Evolution will push the envelope even additional than the unique present. “We will and we do. I feel it’s due time,” he mentioned.
Joe continued, “Our present all the time used to push the envelope fairly good anyway. However I all the time embrace that as a result of my feeling was, that’s the truth. To do lower than that will be mendacity to the general public and saying, properly, this job that they do, it’s actually not that unhealthy. It’s not that bizarre. It’s not that disturbing. No, I’m sorry. It’s and will be. It was all the time vital for us and me, personally, to say, thank God, we’ve the individuals who do that job as a result of that is what can occur, and that is what they should cope with. So now, I’m doing this on a streaming platform. I feel we’re capable of even present much more that actuality and that humanistic aspect of that we’re simply individuals and that issues get mentioned and issues get carried out. That’s life.”
Joe is joined by fellow authentic solid members A.J. Cook dinner, Kirsten Vangsness, Aisha Tyler, Adam Rodriguez, and Paget Brewster. Zach Gilford joins the solid as a recurring visitor star in a season-long arc. The ten-episode season will premiere with two episodes on Thanksgiving Day, completely on Paramount+. Following the premiere, new episodes will drop weekly on Thursdays on Paramount+, with a midseason finale on December 15. The present will then return on January 12 with all-new episodes.