Thursday, January 12, 2023

Paramount+ Renews 'Criminal Minds' for Season 17

Paramount+ has today renewed its original drama series Criminal Minds: Evolution for a second season - the seventh overall for Criminal Minds across all platforms. Production on the new season will commence later this year.

The drama stars Joe Mantegna, A.J. Cook, Kirsten Vangsness, Aisha Tyler, Adam Rodriguez and Paget Brewster.

Erica Messer serves as showrunner. She executive produces with Breen Frazier, Chris Barbour, Glenn Kershaw and Mark Gordon. ABC Signature and CBS Studios produce.

"We're thrilled to bring even more twisted storylines to our loyal fans of Criminal Minds: Evolution with the order of another season," said Tanya Giles, Chief Programming Officer, Paramount Streaming. "The series has always been a consistent top performer for Paramount+ and fans have quickly embraced this new season with its more serialized elements. There are still many dark twists and turns yet to come for the BAU this season and we can't wait for fans to see what's in store."