CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of S.W.A.T. episode “Pride” (2.16) that will be aired on Thursday, February 21 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
The SWAT team struggles to maintain peace on the eve of a Los Angeles LGBTQ pride festival after a hate crime sparks citywide anger that ignites further violence. As Chris grows anxious for her fellow LGBTQ community members calling for retribution, the festival reunites Commander Hicks with JP (Sterling Beaumon), his estranged gay son. Also, Street worries his mother will be sent back to prison after she fails to check in with her probation officer, and Deacon gets unexpected medical news regarding his newborn daughter,.
“S.W.A.T.” is starring Shemar Moore (Daniel “Hondo” Harrelson), Stephanie Sigman (Jessica Cortez), Alex Russell (Jim Street), Jay Harrington (David “Deacon” Kay), Lina Esco (Christina “Chris” Alonso), Kenny Johnson (Dominique Luca), Peter Onorati (Jeff Mumford), David Lim (Victor Tan) and Patrick St. Esprit (Commander Robert Hicks).
Recurring Cast are Bre Blair (Annie Kay).
Guest Cast are Sterling Beaumon (J.P. Hicks), Jim Meskimen (Wayne Storm), Deniz Akdeniz (Micah), Bess Armstrong (Mayor Barrett), Nicki Micheaux (Leah), Akrosia Samson (Dr. Moon), Candice Ramirez (Trista), David Meunier (Mickey), S. Zylan Brooks (RHD Detective Godfrey), Julie Rei Goldstein (Avallon), London Kim (Dr. Gorham), Dan Bauer (Jasper), Dedan Donovan (Dennis), Aaron Goddard (Angry Storm Supporter), Brent Chase (Dave Jansen).
S.W.A.T. stars Shemar Moore as a locally born and raised S.W.A.T. sergeant newly tasked to run a specialized tactical unit that is the last stop in law enforcement in Los Angeles.
S.W.A.T. is Produced by Sony Pictures Television in association with CBS Television Studios with executive producers Aaron Thomas, Shawn Ryan, Justin Lin, Neal Moritz, Marney Hochman, Danielle Woodrow and Pavun Shetty.