FBI is an American crime drama television series created by Dick Wolf and Craig Turk that airs on CBS, where it premiered on September 25, 2018. The series is produced by CBS Studios and Universal Television, with Wolf, Arthur W. Forney, Peter Jankowski, and Turk serving as executive producers.
The series features an ensemble cast including Missy Peregrym, Zeeko Zaki, Jeremy Sisto, Ebonée Noel, Sela Ward, Alana de la Garza, John Boyd and Katherine Renee Turner.
The series focus about the inner workings of the New York office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
- Missy Peregrym as Maggie Bell
- Jeremy Sisto as Jubal Valentine
- Zeeko Zaki as Omar Adom 'OA' Zidan
- Ebonée Noel as Kristen Chazal (season 1 - 2)
- Sela Ward as Dana Mosier (season 1)
- Alana de la Garza as Isobel Castille (season 2 -)
- John Boyd as Stuart Scola season 2 -)
- Katherine Renee Turner as Tiffany Wallace (season 3 -)
FBI was created by Dick Wolf of Law & Order. On September 20, 2017, the show landed on CBS with a put pilot commitment, with Wolf serving as writer and executive producer. Arthur W. Forney, Peter Jankowski and Craig Turk were also announced as executive producers. Shooting for the pilot took place from March to April 2018, in New York City. It was directed by Niels Arden Oplev, for pilot episode in the series.
On May 12, 2018, the show was officially picked up to series, and was announced to be co-produced by CBS Television Studios, Universal Television and Wolf Films.
Casting for the main cast started in March 2018 with Zeeko Zaki, and ended with Missy Peregrym. Following four days later Connie Nielsen who plays Ellen recently exits the series on May 16, 2018 during the trailer. On July 23, 2018, Sela Ward was cast as Dana Mosier, replacing Connie Nielsen played as Ellen who was in the original pilot.