CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of The Equalizer episode “Judgment Day” (1.03) that will be aired on Sunday, February 21 at 8:00-9:00 PM.
McCall endeavors to help an escaped prisoner wrongly accused of murder who is too distrustful of the justice system that failed him to accept her aid. Also, McCall worries when her daughter, Delilah, stops hanging out with a close friend, and Detective Dante’s search for McCall takes an unexpected turn.
“The Equalizer” is starring Queen Latifah (Robyn McCall), Tory Kittles (Detective Marcus Dante), Adam Goldberg (Harry Keshegian), Liza Lapira (Melody “Mel” Bayani), Laya DeLeon Hayes (Delilah), With: Lorraine Toussaint (Viola “Vi” Marsette), And: Chris Noth (William Bishop).
Guest Cast are Erica Camarano (Detective Paley), Joe Perrino (Dale Aldridge), Kyla Imani McMillan (Jasmine), Danny Mastrogiorgio (Nic Palermo), Alexis Suarez (US Marshall Mike Monroe), Devale Ellis (Preacher/Reggie Floyd), Jennifer Ferrin (D.A. Avery Grafton), Amy Hohn (Judge Valerie Cooley), Lianne Marie Dobbs (Leslie), Brian Cade (Doctor Geraghty), Elaine Goodrich (Lipica Shah), Carol Denise Jones (Angela), Daniel Siani (Blake).
This episode is written by Erica Shelton Kodish and directed by Slick Naim.
In The Equalizer, Queen Latifah stars as Robyn McCall, an enigmatic former CIA operative who uses her extensive skills to help those with nowhere else to turn. As McCall acclimates to civilian life, she is compelled to use her considerable resources to help Jewel (Lorna Courtney), a teenager accused of murder and on the run from the criminals who framed her for the crime, on the series premiere of the re-imagined classic series
Based on The original series by Richard Lindheim & Michael Sloan, “The Equalizer” is Produced by Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, in association with CBS Studios with Executive Producers Andrew Marlowe, Terri Miller, Dana Owens (Queen Latifah), John Davis, John Fox, Debra Martin Chase, Richard Lindheim, Shakim Compere and director Liz Friedlander (pilot only).