Deadline reports, former CSI: Miami star Adam Rodriguez is joining Criminal Minds as a series regular for Season 12. He’s set to fill in the shoes of Shemar Moore who is one of the original cast member. You can read below the deets on Rodriguez’s role:
Rodriguez will play a special agent who is a member of the FBI Fugitive Task Force and joins the Behavioral Analysis Unit. He joins returning stars Joe Mantegna, Thomas Gibson, Matthew Gray Gubler, A.J. Cook and Kirsten Vangsness.
“We’re thrilled to introduce a new special agent by adding the very talented Adam Rodriguez to our amazing cast,” said executive producer/showrunner Erica Messer. “We have exciting storylines planned for his character and the entire BAU team as we head into our 12th season.”