CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of Clarice episode “Ghosts of Highway 20” (1.02) that will be aired on Thursday, February 18 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
Clarice Starling and the VICAP team are deployed to Tennessee where the FBI is laying siege against a fringe militia group called “The Statesmen”.
“Clarice” is starring Rebecca Breeds (Clarice Starling), Michael Cudlitz (Paul Krendler), Lucca de Oliveira (Tomas Esquivel), Kal Penn (Shaan Tripathi), Nick Sandow (Murray Clarke), Devyn Tyler (Ardelia Mapp), Marnee Carpenter (Catherine Martin).
Recurring Cast are Jayne Atkinson (Ruth Martin).
Guest Cast are Tim Guinee (Lucas Novak), Patrick McManus (Sheriff Tucker Rowan), Nicolette Pearse (Jane Tally), Brian Hamman (Supervisor Hodge), Tom Hulshof (Peter), Patricia McPherson (Maggie), Krista Marchand (Emma), David DiFrancesco (Statesmen), Caitlin Robson (Clarice’s Mother), Cody Black (Clarice’s Brother), Miley Gallant (Sister), Cody Gallant (Brother).
This episode is written by Elizabeth J. B. Klaviter & Kenneth Lin and directed by Doug Aarniokoski.
CLARICE, starring Rebecca Breeds (“Pretty Little Liars”) in the title role, is a deep dive into the untold personal story of FBI Agent Clarice Starling as she returns to the field in 1993, one year after the events of “The Silence of the Lambs.” Brilliant and vulnerable, Clarice’s bravery gives her an inner light that draws monsters and madmen to her. However, her complex psychological makeup that comes from a challenging childhood empowers her to begin to find her voice while working in a man’s world, as well as escape the family secrets that have haunted her throughout her life.
“CLARICE” is Produced by MGM Television and CBS Studios in association with Secret Hideout with Executive Producers Alex Kurtzman, Jenny Lumet, Elizabeth Klaviter and Heather Kadin.