CBS viewers is perhaps experiencing somewhat little bit of deja vu on Wednesdays at 10/9c when S.W.A.T. supplies Criminal Minds alum Rochelle Aytes — and as a possible love curiosity for Shemar Moore’s Hondo.
TVLine has realized solely that Aytes — whose earlier TV roles embody Criminal Minds‘ Savannah Hayes aka the eventual partner of Moore’s Derek Morgan — has joined S.W.A.T. Season three inside the recurring perform of Nichelle, a lady who was born and raised in an greater middle-class neighborhood in Baldwin Hills, nevertheless developed a need to give once more and help these with fewer property. As such, she now runs a neighborhood group coronary heart in South L.A.
When a web site guests accident brings her into contact with Hondo, a romantic spark ignites between the two. Hondo, nonetheless, is compelled to swap up his technique when Nichelle hesitates to date him due to his standing for (ahem) short-term relationships.
Govt producer Aaron Rahsaan Thomas tells TVLine, “Nichelle presents a singular different for Hondo; a love curiosity who evokes him to pursue her consideration, whereas attempting to persuade her that he’s ready for a additional extreme relationship, no matter his standing. Whether or not or not or not Hondo is perhaps worthwhile, we’ll have to wait and see.”
Aytes will make her debut on Wednesday, Nov. 13, all through an episode whereby the SWAT crew searches for thieves who’re on the run with a high-tech thermal lance that will decrease via nearly one thing. Within the meantime, Chris confronts an imbalance in her relationship with Kira and Ty.
In addition to to her recurring run on Criminal Minds, Aytes’ earlier TV credit score The Purge, Hawaii 5-0, Mistresses, Designated Survivor, The Forgotten and Drive.
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