A familiar face is returning to the Behavioral Analysis Unit (BAU).
Shemar Moore will be reprising his role as Derek Morgan on an upcoming episode of “Criminal Minds” season 13, reports confirmed. The “S.W.A.T.” star is slated to appear as a guest star on the CBS procedural drama following his stint in season 12. He will appear in the current season’s fifth episode, which airs on Wednesday, Oct. 25.
The 47-year-old actor was a series regular on “Criminal Minds” from 2005 to 2016, after a total of 11 seasons and 252 episodes. In his last episode, Derek had survived a dangerous kidnapping. He decided to leave the BAU in the end to prioritize his personal life and family.
Entertainment Weekly notes that Derek will make another appearance to help his good friend Penelope Garcia (Kirsten