CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of The Code episode “Lioness” (1.08) that will be aired on Monday, May 27 at 09:00-10:00 PM.
Abe and Harper travel to Afghanistan to investigate when an Afghan commander is killed on a U.S. base. When a Marine is accused of the crime, Trey and Maya join their colleagues to defend him in an on-base hearing. Also, Col. Turnbull and her husband, Asa (Cotter Smith), disagree about how to handle their son Adam’s (Derek Klena) physical therapy.
“The Code” is starring Luke Mitchell (Captain John “Abe” Abraham), Anna Wood (Captain Maya Dobbins), Ato Essandoh (Major Trey Ferry), Phillipa Soo (Lieutenant Harper Li), Dana Delany (Colonel Glenn Turnbull) and Raffi Barsoumian (Warrant Officer Rami Ahmadi)
Recurring cast are Derek Klena (Adam Turnbull), Adam Chanler-Berat (Lt. Glen ‘One-N’ Eick), Aaron Tveit (Matt Dobbins), Cotter Smith (Asa Turnbull).
Guest Cast are Rosanny Zayas (Valentina Cruz), Chalia La Tour (2nd Lt. Zandra Carter), Jenn Colella (Lt. Col. Judge Jette), Colby Minifie (Sgt. Phoebe Day), Dariush Kashani (Police Chief Shilmani), Frank Harts (Zach Aubrey), Nik Sadhnani (ANA Sgt. Abed), Marc Koeck (Srgt. Hawthorne), Naveen Paddock (Zaram), Sohm Kapila (Illiyeen), Tom Alan Robbins (Jewish Navy Chaplain), Kenneth Maharaj (Muslim Navy Chaplain), Peter Benson (Dr. Keane), Layan Elwazani (Benesh Gulwal), Farah Bala (Translator).
The Code is a drama about the military’s brightest minds who tackle the toughest legal challenges facing the U.S. Marine Corps. As prosecutors, defense lawyers, and investigators, these Marines work together to serve their country with integrity while often putting aside their personal ideals for the sake of justice.
The Code is produced by CBS Television Studios with executive producers Craig Sweeny, Marc Webb, Carl Beverly, Sarah Timberman, Craig Turk and Christine Moore.