Criminal Minds

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Special Agents Jason Gideon and Aaron Hotchner head up the FBI's most elite profiling team - experts in analyzing criminal minds. Each team member has their specialty. There's Elle Greenaway, who has a background in sexual offences; Derek Morgan, who focuses on obsessional crimes; Special Agent Dr. Spencer Reid the smart-but-socially-challenged genius; and Jennifer "JJ" Jareau, the rookie. With each mind-blowing case, they put their lives on the line as they match wits with the most ruthless criminals on earth.


  • Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Suspense
  • Rating: 8.6 (219 votes)
  • Runtime: 45 minutes
  • Status: Continuing
  • Years: 2005 - 2018
  • Episodes per season: 26
  • Network: CBS


Criminal Minds - season 1

Season 1 (2005)

Rating: 7.6
Criminal Minds - season 2

Season 2 (2006)

Rating: 7.7
Criminal Minds - season 3

Season 3 (2007)

Rating: 7.6
Criminal Minds - season 4

Season 4 (2008)

Rating: 7.5
Criminal Minds - season 5

Season 5 (2009)

Rating: 7.5
Criminal Minds - season 6

Season 6 (2010)

Rating: 7.5
Criminal Minds - season 7

Season 7 (2011)

Rating: 7.6
Criminal Minds - season 8

Season 8 (2012)

Rating: 7.6
Criminal Minds - season 9

Season 9 (2013)

Rating: 7.8
Criminal Minds - season 10

Season 10 (2014)

Rating: 7.6
Criminal Minds - season 11

Season 11 (2015)

Rating: 7.3
Criminal Minds - season 12

Season 12 (2016)

Rating: 7.3
Criminal Minds - season 13

Season 13 (2017)

Rating: 8.2
Criminal Minds - season 14

Season 14 (2018)

Rating: 6.0

Characters and Actors

Jennifer Love Hewitt as Kate Callahan in Criminal Minds

Kate Callahan

Actor: Jennifer Love Hewitt
Also in: Ghost Whisperer
Daniel Henney as Matthew Simmons in Criminal Minds

Matthew Simmons

Actor: Daniel Henney
Thomas Gibson as Aaron Hotchner in Criminal Minds

Aaron Hotchner

Actor: Thomas Gibson
A.J. Cook as Jennifer Jareau, "J.J." in Criminal Minds

Jennifer Jareau, "J.J."

Actor: A.J. Cook
Matthew Gray Gubler as Dr. Spencer Reid in Criminal Minds

Dr. Spencer Reid

Actor: Matthew Gray Gubler
Joe Mantegna as David Rossi in Criminal Minds

David Rossi

Actor: Joe Mantegna
Kirsten Vangsness as Penelope Garcia in Criminal Minds

Penelope Garcia

Actor: Kirsten Vangsness
Paget Brewster as Emily Prentiss in Criminal Minds

Emily Prentiss

Actor: Paget Brewster
Also in: Community
Aisha Tyler as Dr. Tara Lewis in Criminal Minds

Dr. Tara Lewis

Actor: Aisha Tyler
Also in: Friends, Ghost Whisperer
Adam Rodriguez as Luke Alvez in Criminal Minds

Luke Alvez

Actor: Adam Rodriguez
Also in: The Night Shift, Roswell
Lola Glaudini as Elle Greenaway in Criminal Minds

Elle Greenaway

Actor: Lola Glaudini
Mandy Patinkin as Jason Gideon in Criminal Minds

Jason Gideon

Actor: Mandy Patinkin
Also in: Homeland
Shemar Moore as Derek Morgan in Criminal Minds

Derek Morgan

Actor: Shemar Moore
Also in: S.W.A.T. (2017)
Rachel Nichols as Ashley Seaver in Criminal Minds

Ashley Seaver

Actor: Rachel Nichols
Also in: Alias, Continuum
Jeanne Tripplehorn as Alex Blake in Criminal Minds

Alex Blake

Actor: Jeanne Tripplehorn