CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of The Equalizer episode “He Ain’t Heavy” (3.08) that will be aired on Sunday, February 19 at 8:00-9:00 PM.
Mel engages in a tense family reunion when she and her disapproving sister (Camilla Mana) race against the clock to save their brother Edison (Travis Salter) after he’s abducted. Also, as the team unravels the motivation behind Edison’s kidnapping, Mel grapples with the fallout of her argument with McCall about training Delilah.
“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).
Guest Cast are Gloria Reuben (Trish), Travis Salter (Edison Bayani), Camilla Mana (Ruby), J Alexis James (Journey), Elle Rigg (Monica Bradley), Nick Delany (Anthony Walters), Laurence Blum (Jim Voss), Chamblee Ferguson (Royce Binion).
This episode has written by Melissa R. Byer & Treena Hancock and directed by John Terlesky.
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).