CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of The Equalizer episode “Hunting Grounds” (1.07) that will be aired on Sunday, May 2 at 8:00-9:00 PM.
McCall races to find a woman kidnapped by a serial killer whose past crimes went undetected because the victims were from marginalized communities. Also, trouble arises for McCall when her vigilante activity puts her on Manhattan District Attorney Avery Grafton’s (Jennifer Ferrin) radar.
“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 Lyndsay Kimball (Emma Harper), Jennifer Ferrin (D.A. Avery Grafton), Claudia Logan (Kayla Banks), Angel Dillemuth (Benny), Leanne Antonio (Nia), Frank Pando (Captain Tony Torres), Gameela Wright (Mrs. Howard), Keilyn Durrel Jones (Carter Jacobs), Nashawn Kearse (Deshawn Sanders), Destin Khari (Andre Dante), Tyler Williams (Stefon Danter), Andy Schneeflock (Jay Ackerman), Jamie Rezanour (Employee), John Schiappa (Frank Jacobs), Nathan Lucrezio (Human Resources Manager), Rob Giumarra (Harvey Sloane).
This episode is written by Joe Gazzam and directed by Christine Moore.
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).