When FBI Agent Clarice Starling (Rebecca Breeds) returns in Clarice, it is with two Strolling Useless stars among the many solid showing in the Silence of the Lambs sequel sequence on CBS. One yr after the occasions of the 1991 movie that starred Jodie Foster as Starling and Anthony Hopkins as Dr. Hannibal Lecter, the brand new sequence from creators Alex Kurtzman (Star Trek: Picard) and Jenny Lumet (Star Trek: Discovery) takes a “deep dive” into Starling’s untold private story. Clarice returns its lead heroine to the sphere in 1993 Washington, D.C., the place Starling pursues serial murderers and sexual predators with allies Shaan Tripathi (Kal Penn), Tomas Esquivel (Lucca de Oliveira), and Agent Clark (Nick Sandow).
Becoming a member of them are The Strolling Useless alumni Michael Cudlitz as Paul Krendler, chief of the ViCAP Fly Workforce, and Jayne Atkinson as U.S. Senator-turned-Legal professional Basic Ruth Martin.
Cudlitz performed navy man Abraham Ford in seasons 4 – 7 of The Strolling Useless, later returning to the zombie drama as a director after his fan-favorite character’s demise on the finish of Negan’s (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) baseball bat; Atkinson appeared in season eight as Georgie, the mysterious benefactor to the Hilltop colony led by Maggie Rhee (Lauren Cohan).
Marnee Carpenter (Prison Minds) performs Catherine Martin, Ruth’s daughter kidnapped by serial killer Buffalo Invoice and rescued by Clarice in The Silence of the Lambs.
Clarice doesn’t pursue the escaped “Hannibal the Cannibal” — who will not be named for authorized causes — and isn’t a police procedural, based on Kurtzman.
“I will let you know what we did not need [the TV series] to be. We did not need it to be Clarice Starling: The Procedural,” Kurtzman informed The Hollywood Reporter. “We simply weren’t going to make that present…. And MGM, who was gracious sufficient to belief us with the rights to Clarice, had little interest in making that present.”
Clarice is as a substitute higher described as a thriller rooted in “a way of emotional psychology.”
“The title of the pilot is ‘The Silence Is Over,’ and that is truly what we wish the define for the present to be,” Kurtzman mentioned. “It is ‘Clarice Starling is lastly talking,’ and he or she’s exploring a number of new issues about herself after the trauma of Buffalo Invoice.”
CLARICE, from acclaimed government producers Alex Kurtzman and Jenny Lumet, and starring Rebecca Breeds (“Pretty Little Liars”) within the title position, is a deep dive into the untold private story of FBI Agent Clarice Starling as she returns to the sphere in 1993, one yr after the occasions of “The Silence of the Lambs.” Sensible and weak, Clarice’s bravery offers her an inside gentle that pulls monsters and madmen to her. Nevertheless, her complicated psychological make-up that comes from a difficult childhood empowers her to start to search out her voice whereas working in a person’s world, in addition to escape the household secrets and techniques which have haunted her all through her life.
Clarice premieres Thursday, February 11, at 10:00 PM ET/PT on the CBS Tv Community.