CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of The Equalizer episode “The Kingdom” (2.02) that will be aired on Sunday, October 17 at 8:30-9:30 PM.
McCall finds herself in the crosshairs of a foreign government’s intelligence agency when her friend Mira (Melis Aker), a diplomat’s daughter, seeks McCall’s help to find her missing brother. Also, Dante faces suspicion from a fellow detective newly tasked by the district attorney to find the vigilante knows as the Equalizer.
“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),Lorraine Toussaint (Viola “Vi” Marsette), Chris Noth (William Bishop).
Guest Cast are Melis Aker (Mira Shah), Dominic Fumusa (Detective Ken Mallory), Arash Demaxi (Ali Hadi), Nasser Faris (Hasan Hadi), Jacqueline Antaramian (Nora Shah), Jonathan Avigdori (Shakir Khan), Babak Tafti (Reza Mansour), Sevan (Zaki Bahar), Ruth Barrie (Elderly Woman).
This episode is written by Zoe Robynand directed by Randy Zisk.
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).