Saturday, July 14, 2012

Criminal Minds at Comic-Con 2012

The Criminal Minds Cast at Comic Con 2012. For LOTS more pictures go to Seat42F
Thomas Gibson and Joe Mathegna. Picture Shawn

A.J Cook and Thomas Gibson. Picture Shawn

A. J Cook. Matthew Gray Gubler and Thomas Gibson. Picture Shawn

Kirsten Vangsness in her superwoman custom at comic Con 2012. Picture CM_Setreport.

Matthew Gray Gubler and A.J Cook signing autographs. Picture CM_Setreport.

Thomas Gibson and Joe Mantegna signing pictures for fans. Picture Vernon Cheek.

The official Criminal Minds poster for Comic Con 2012! Picture Vernon Cheek.

Thomas Gibson, Matthew Gray Gubler, A.J Cook. Kirsten Vangsness and Jeanne Tripplehorn signing autographs for fans at Comic Con 2012. Pictures CBS

Thomas Gibson & Joe Mantegna signing for the fans! Picture CrimMinds_CBS.

CBS Buzz Tour ambassador Alex Boylan welcomes Criminal Minds stars Thomas Gibson and Joe Mantegna!

Thomas Gibson at Comic con 2012.

On the red carpet at the Entertainment Weekly Party. Picture CM_Setreport.

Matthew Gray Gubler and Joe Mantegna talking. Picture CM_Setreport.

The Criminal Minds ladies on the TVGuide Yacht. Pictures CM_Setreport

Joe Mantegna with Ron Perlman. Picture CM_Setreport

Erica Messer with Thomas Gibson. Picture CM_setreport.

Criminal Minds Showrunner Erica Messer talking TvGuide. Picture Vernon Cheek.

View from the TvGuide Yacht at Comic-Con. Picture Travis Braun.

Matthew Gray Gubler, Thomas Gibson and Joe Mantegna on TVGuide Yacht at Comic-Con. Picture Vernon Cheek.

A.J. Cook, Kirsten Vangsness and Jeanne Tripplehorn on TVGuide Yacht at Comic-Con. Picture Vernon Cheek.

Matthew Gray Gubler and Jeanne Tripplehorn at Comic-Con. Picture Vernon Cheek.

The gang all together! Criminal Minds at Comic-con. Picture CM_setreport.

The Criminal Minds at comic-Con 2012. Picture CM_Setreport

A.J. Cook and Kirsten Vangsness on the TV Guide Yacht at Comic-Con. Picture Vernon Cheek.

Thomas Gibson and Joe Mantegna at comic-con. picture Vernon Cheek.

On the way to Comic-Con , picture of A.J Cook. Picture from  Kirsten Vangsness

Matthew Gray Gubler meeting fans at Comic-Con. Picture CM_Setreport

The Criminal Minds Cast at Comic-Con. Picture from Vernon Cheek

From the Criminal Minds booth at Comic-Con. Picture from  CM_setreport

Friday, July 13, 2012

Joe Mantegna explains why the move to television

By Lars Dalseide

From stage to screen to tv for firearms enthusiast Mantegna

Chicago actor Joe Mantegna filmed segments of his new show Gun Stories at the National Firearms Museum's. While here, he provided a little insight on the state of his show and the entertainment industry.
The entertainment landscape has changed over the last few years. While blockbuster movies continue capturing weekend headlines, the ever favorite home game version known has television has built a never before seen stable of stars and material. A fact that was abundantly clear for veteran actor Joe Mantegna when offered a spot on CBS' Criminal Minds.

"When the opportunity came along to join Criminal Minds, after Mandy (Patinkin) left the show, I don't know if I was the first choice," said Mantegna. "I know there was talk of Harvey Keitel as a choice and Geena Davis too. What ultimately happened is that they made a decision and, lucky for me, asked me to do it."

Starting his career on the stage, one might assume... Read More at

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Criminal Minds Joe Mantegna Join Newly Named ‘Ten Cent Pistol’


EXCLUSIVE: The LA Noir thriller The Go-Getters has been renamed Ten Cent Pistol with Joe Mantegna and Adam Arkin joining the movie’s cast. Ten Cent Pistol, which includes the previously reported Jena Malone too, is about two brothers whose crimes have some spirally consequences. JT Alexander and Damon Alexander play the brothers “Jacob” and “Esau.” Mantegna will play “Punchy,” a corrupt lawyer with a gift for the gab. Arkin plays “Nir Zir,” a doctor with a lot of patients in the underworld. Brendan Sexton III, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Emilio Rivera and Haylie Duff have also joined the cast of the film, which is shooting now in LA. Ten Cent Pistol is written and directed by Michael C. Martin. Matt Tauber, the Alexanders and Andy Hyde of Route 17 Entertainment are producing. Mantegna is repped by ICM Partners. Arkin is also repped by ICM Partners and managed by Principal Entertainment.

source. DeadlineHollywood

Criminal Minds: Get to Know the BAU's New Team Member

by Adam Bryant

There will be a new face joining Criminal Minds' Behavioral Analysis Unit this fall.

Jeanne Tripplehorn joins the cast in Season 8 as Alex Blake, a veteran FBI agent who specializes in linguistics. She fills the void of the departing Emily Prentiss after Paget Brewster opted to leave the series at the end of last season. Some viewers may be suspicious of the new character, but executive producer Erica Messer tells that that's just fine — apparently a few of the team members will share that feeling.

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