BRIEF: Criminal Minds renewed by CBS
CBS announced Friday morning that Criminal Minds has been renewed for the 2013-14 broadcast season, becoming CBS's 20th series to be renewed for next year. Currently in its eighth season, the program ranks as Wednesday's number one drama in viewers, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54.
Criminal Minds, about an elite team of FBI profilers who analyze the country’s most twisted criminal minds, stars Joe Mantegna, Thomas Gibson, Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler, A.J. Cook, Kirsten Vangsness and Jeanne Tripplehorn. Mark Gordon, Erica Messer and Janine Sherman Barrois are executive producers for ABC Studios in association with CBS Television Studios.