CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of The Equalizer episode “True Believer” (1.09) that will be aired on Sunday, May 16 at 8:00-9:00 PM.
McCall races to help a concerned wife locate her husband before he helps an extremist group carry out an imminent bombing in the city. Also, McCall worries that her anonymity will be compromised when Delilah asks her to participate in a mother/daughter social media video.
“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 Jennifer Ferrin (D.A. Avery Grafton), Giancarlo Vidrio (Detective Suarez), David Call (Elias Wilson), Elizabeth Stahlmann (Amanda Wilson), Christopher Cassarino (Charlie Murtaugh), Matthew McRudy (Bo), Christian DeMarais (Cody Beamon).
This episode is written by Keith Eisner and directed by Laura Belsey.
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).