The fifth season of TNT’s flagship drama Major Crimes will receive its UK premiere on Universal Channel on Monday September 12th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Created by James Duff, Major Crimes follows the major crimes division of the LAPD under the command of Captain Sharon Raydor. The drama series is produced by Warner Horizon Television and stars Mary McDonnell, G.W. Bailey, Tony Denison, Michael Paul Chan, Raymond Cruz, Phillip P. Keene, Kearran Giovanni, Graham Patrick Martin, Nadine Velazquez, Robert Gossett and Jonathan Del Arco. Jere Burn is also set to guest star as Eliot Chase, a tightly wound former engineer who, after losing everything, sets out to make a bold statement against his enemies.
In the show’s fifth season, which was recently expanded to 21 episodes, the squad investigates a range of cases, include hunting for a missing teenage girl who vanished while helping the homeless and hunting down the killer of a potentially dirty cop and following up on an ISIS-related beheading. Meanwhile, Sharon strives to push her adopted son, Rusty, through college while figuring out where she wants to go in her ongoing romance with Andy Flynn; Julio Sanchez decides to try to adopt a child; Provenza develops some sensitivities related to his new marriage to Patrice; and Buzz looks into the murder of his father and uncle.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.