CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of Clarice episode “Silence is Purgatory” (1.09) that will be aired on Thursday, May 13 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
Jen Richards Guest Stars as “Julia Lawson”!
After ViCAP links the River Murders to a pharmaceutical company, Clarice seeks help from Julia Lawson (Jen Richards), the corporate accountant for the company, who refuses to work with the FBI, and with Clarice specifically. Also, Catherine goes outside for the first time since her rescue from Buffalo Bill, and Ardelia and Agent Garrett connect with a lawyer they hope will take on the Black Coalition’s case against the FBI.
“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), Jen Richards (Julia Lawson).
Guest Cast areJoanne Reece (Patricia Walton), K.C. Collins (Agent Garrett Haynes), Raoul Bhaneja (Joe Hudlin), Edie Inksetter (Mandy Krendler), Elizabeth Saunders (Bea), Douglas Smith (Tyson Conway), Taras Lavren (Ned Easton), Natasha Krishnan (Ty’s Assistant), Nayo Sasaki-Picou (Naomi Myers), Juan-Carlos Velis (George Castillo).
This episode is written by Eleanor Jean and directed by Deborah Kampmeier.
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.