NBC has released the Official Synopsis of The Player episode “The Norseman” (1.06) that will be aired on Thursday, October 29 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
AN UNEXPECTED VISIT FROM HIS NIECE RAISES THE STAKES FOR ALEX’S NEXT CHALLENGE
After discovering some unnerving news, the House bets on whether Alex Kane (Philip Winchester) can stop a serial killer from striking before Halloween.Meanwhile, Det. Brown (Damon Gupton) is hot on Cassandra’s (Charity Wakefield) tail and Mr. Johnson (Wesley Snipes) intervenes.
Patrick Breenan, Kadee Strickland, Richard Roundtree and Daisy Betts guest star.
From the executive producers of The Blacklist comes the action-packed Las Vegas-set thriller The Player. The series co-stars Wesley Snipes as the pit boss and Charity Wakefield as the dealer for a high-stakes game, where an organization of wealthy individuals gamble on the ability of former military operative turned security expert Philip Winchester to stop some of the biggest crimes imaginable from playing out. Can he take them down from the inside and get revenge for the death of his wife, or is it true what they say: The house always wins.
The Player is a production of Sony Pictures Television, Davis Entertainment and Kung Fu Monkey for NBC, with executive producers John Rogers, john Fox and Bharat Nalluri.