Criminal Minds, CBS
's second-longest-running series behind NCIS
, will have a two-hour finale starting at 9 p.m. Wednesday, March 18.
The real mystery is whether the finale will be only for Season 13 or for the series itself, as CBS has continued its pattern of waiting until the last second to decide whether or not to renew the veteran procedural.Erica Messer
, executive producer, and showrunner has been with Criminal Minds
since its beginning in 2005.
Previously a writer on series such as Alias
, and The O.C.
, Messer also served as executive producer and showrunner for the spinoff Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders
for its two seasons.
Taking time out from developing programming at her Erica Messer Productions
company, Messer talked all things Criminal Minds
, including its finale and possible future.
Give us an overview of what’s going to happen in Wednesday’s two episodes.
I guess we'd equate it, in a sports analogy,