Da­mon Gup­ton joins cast of ‘Crim­i­nal Minds’

Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) - - NEWS -

Da­mon Gup­ton has joined the cast of “Crim­i­nal Minds” af­ter Thomas Gib­son was fired last month.

CBS an­nounced Fri­day that Gup­ton’s char­ac­ter will be in­tro­duced in this sea­son’s eighth episode.

Gup­ton will play a spe­cial agent from the be­hav­ioral anal­y­sis pro­gram of the FBI’s coun­ter­in­tel­li­gence di­vi­sion. The net­work de­scribed the char­ac­ter as a “sea­soned pro­filer who will bring his spy-hunt­ing skill set to the be­hav­ioral anal­y­sis unit.”

Gup­ton’s cred­its in­clude “Whiplash,” “La La Land,” “Bates Mo­tel” and “Prime Sus­pect.”

Thomas Gib­son was fired from the long-run­ning CBS drama af­ter he was in­volved with a phys­i­cal al­ter­ca­tion be­tween him and an­other mem­ber of the “Crim­i­nal Minds” com­pany.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.