CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of East New York episode “Misdemeanor Homicide” (1.02) that will be aired on Sunday, October 9 at 9:00-10:00 PM.
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When two homicide victims – a young man from the housing projects and a fast-rising hedge fund partner – are discovered in the community, Deputy Inspector Regina Haywood fights to ensure both cases receive the same resources to bring the perpetrators to justice.
“East New York” is starring Amanda Warren (Deputy Inspector Regina Haywood), Jimmy Smits (Chief John Suarez), Ruben Santiago-Hudson (Officer Marvin Sandeford), Kevin Rankin (Detective Tommy Killian), Richard Kind (Captain Stan Yenko), Elizabeth Rodriguez (Detective Crystal Morales), Olivia Luccardi (Officer Brandy Quinlan), Lavel Schley (Officer Andre Bentley).
Recurring Cast are C.S. Lee (Sgt. Jimmy Kee).
Guest Cast are Randall Newsome (Chief Ervin Kidd), Stephen Plunkett (Det. Desmond Troy), JB Chen (Det. Phil Nakashima), Natalie Gold (Dr. Faith Sorenson), Kati Sharp (Vanessa Farrow), Fred Tolliver Jr, (Percy), Howard Feller (Froggy), John Earl Jelks (James Hilliard), Zachary Le Vey (Ira Nyswaner), Mili Diaz (Isabel Valdez), Onye Eme-Akwari (Warren Draymore), Alex Kramer (Kevin Reese), Asha Etchison (Latasha Quick), Christopher Laing (Ray-Ray), Lynda Gravatt (Alberta Moore).
This episode is written by William Finkelstein and directed by Mike Robin.
In East New York, Bode Donovan, a young convict seeking redemption and a shortened prison sentence by joining an unconventional prison release firefighting program in Northern California, where he and other inmates are partnered with elite firefighters to extinguish massive, unpredictable wildfires across the region.
East New York is produced by Warner Bros. Television. William Finkelstein, Mike Flynn, Michael M. Robin, Christine Holder and Mark Holder are executive producers. Andrew Maher is a co-executive producer.