CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of Tommy episode “To Take a Hostage” (1.05) that will be aired on Thursday, March 5 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
When a concert promoter who is accused of defrauding his customers and vendors takes hostages in a restaurant, Tommy sends Cooper and Diaz to manage the situation until she can arrive. Also, Tommy must navigate the politics of the L.A. City Council when two members refuse to sign on to her new budget proposal.
“Tommy” is starring Edie Falco (Abigail “Tommy” Thomas), Michael Chernus (Ken Rosey), Adelaide Clemens (Blake Sullivan), Thomas Sadoski (Buddy Gray), Russell G. Jones (Donn Cooper), Olivia Lucy Phillip (Kate Jones), Joseph Lyle Taylor (Doug Dudik) and Vladimir Caamaño (Abner Diaz).
Recurring Cast are Tonye Patano (Mrs. Gates), Corbin Bernsen (Milt Leakey), Luke Jones (Henry), Katrina Lenk (Kiley).
Guest Cast are Ashley Kim (Sasha Diamond), Matt Dellapina (Vincent), Rad Pereira (Evelyn), Matthew Daddario (Blaine), Elimu Nelson (Johnson), Marcus Giamatti (Fred), Arija Bareikis (Lora), Jessica Leccia (Cordero), Asa Somers (Peet), Matt Basile (Daniel), Devin Bockrath (Jocelyn), Alexandria Morgan (Jojo), Steve Blanchard (Bob), Hilary Greer (Janice), Ashley Austin Morris (Lydia), Diana Perez (Mina).
In Tommy, a former high-ranking NYPD officer who becomes the first female chief of police for Los Angeles. A true blue New Yorker, Abigail “Tommy” Thomas uses her unflinching honesty and hardball tactics to keep social, political and national security issues from hindering effective law enforcement in the Southland.
“Tommy” is Produced by CBS Television Studio with executive producers Paul Attanasio, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Tom Szentgyorgyi, Christine Moore and Kate Dennis (pilot only).