'Criminal Minds' Renewed for 13th Season

Erin S. Medley
CBS

Pictured: Adam Rodriguez (Luke Alvez), Joe Mantegna (David Rossi)

CBS announced Friday it has renewed Criminal Minds for the 2017-2018 season. The crime procedural starring Joe Mantegna is currently in its 12th season.

It was announced in March that former series regular (2005-2016), Shemar Moore, will reprise his role as Derek Morgan in the show's season finale on May 10.

Shemar Moore to Return for Season 12 Finale of 'Criminal Minds'

Shemar Moore to Return for Season 12 Finale of 'Criminal Minds'

Moore was an original cast member and appeared in 251 episodes 2005-16.

"In the episode, Morgan brings the [FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit] a lead in the case against serial killer and escaped convict Mr. Scratch, who has wreaked havoc on the team all season," a press release teased.

In addition to Mantegna, Criminal Minds stars Paget Brewster, Matthew Gray Gubler, A.J. Cook, Kirsten Vangsness, Aisha Tyler, Adam Rodriguez and Damon Gupton.

Criminal Minds, Wednesdays, 9/8c, CBS

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