CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of The Equalizer episode “The Room Where It Happens” (1.06) that will be aired on Sunday, April 4 at 8:00-9:00 PM.
Mel goes undercover as a volunteer for a rising politician when McCall tries to help a despondent college student being threatened by someone inside the candidate’s campaign. Also, McCall worries when Delilah starts hanging out with a young girl who served time in juvenile detention and reminds McCall of her own troubled youth.
“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), Rockzana Flores (Maya Ruiz), Luis Antonio Ramos (Joseph Ruiz), Jazmin Williams (Olivia Bryant), Andrea Angiolillo (Jake Markham), Kevin Chapman (Zev Petrus), Erinn Ruth (Sinead Keller), David Furr (Elijah Reade), Kaci Walfall (Nicki), Sarah Baskin (Patty Romero), Leigh Ann Larkin (Laura Foley), Cory Stonebrook (Volunteer Coordinator), Emma McGill (Michelle), Sarah Bockel (Claudia Martin), Anthony Bradford (Segment Producer), Ashley Bellman (Interviewer).
This episode is written by Zoe Robyn and directed by Stephanie Marquardt.
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).