Can you name the first Assistant DA assigned to the Major Case Squad?
For the first 5 seasons, Ronald Carver (played by Courtney B. Vance), named after George Washington Carver, worked with the Major Case Squad. At the beginning of Season 6 he was replaced by Patricia Kent (Theresa Randle) for 2 episodes.
What historic event did Criminal Intent premiere in its aftermath?
With Rene Balcer as Showrunner, the show premiered on September 30th, 2001 with the episode 'One'. The series would go on for 195 episodes.
Can you name Detective Robert Goren's partner for the duration of the show?
Except for when she goes on Maternity Leave, Eames (Kathryn Erbe) is Goren's partner for the entire duration of CI. She also worked with Zach Nichols when his partner went into Labor in Season 8.
You're doing good - Can you name who replaced Detective Eames while she was on Maternity Leave?
When Eames volunteered to be her sister's surrogate mother (Matching Erbe's Maternity Leave), Goren was temporarily assigned to Det. G. Lynn Bishop (Samantha Buck) through Season 3. Unable to gain chemistry or understand Goren's methods, her exit is unexplained after her 7 episodes.
From Season 7 on, what series did Criminal Intent used for its theme?
Yes! The show lasted only 13 episodes in 1 season in 2005. After Criminal Intent was moved from NBC to USA, show producers chose this theme in its changes over the original.
Now, I bet you know that Robert Goren's on-screen nemisis was Nicole Wallace. But can you name the actress that protrayed her?
Correct. Besides playing Wallace for 6 episodes, she played Karen in The Wonder Years, and also worked in Bolero, Conan The Barbarian, Star Trek, and the Justice League Series/Movies.
Try This: Can you name the character that kills Nicole Wallace in 'Frame'?
Gage (John Glover) is a long-time mentor and family friend of the Gorens. In Episode 6.1 'Blind Spot', her daughter Jo kidnaps Det. Eames and kills 2 others to gain his attention. In the Season 7 Finale 'Frame', she sets up Wallace to kill Goren's drug-addicted brother so he can kill her and 'set him free'.
Can you name Det. Mike Logan's first partner after transferring over from Staten Island to MCS?
Yes! She appears in 12 alternating episodes alongside Logan in Season 5. Barek (Annabella Sciorra) first appears in Diamond Dogs, an episode following the trail of a serial robber-killer. After a shooting, Logan gets drunk and hits on Barek repeatedly. He goes to see Dr. Elizabeth Olivet afterwards. Captain Ross says in Season 6 that if Wheeler isn't a good parter, Barek can return.
You're almost there - But I bet you don't know this: Besides English and Spanish, can you name one of the 8 languages Det. Barek speaks?
This is revealed and showcased in her first 2 episodes, 'Diamond Dogs' and 'Unchained'.
Here's a question only Goren and Eames could solve: What is the 4-number badge number most character share throughout the series?
You got it. As well as some one time characters and uncredited cops, Detectives G. Lynn Bishop and Carolyn Barek both share this Badge #.