Criminal Minds Season 16: Release Date | Cast | Plot and Everything


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If you are a lover of crime series then Criminal Mind is the best Series to watch. 

It is a police procedural crime drama television series of America. It follows a group of members of criminal profilers who work for the FBI based in Quantico, Virginia. This series is based on the story of the team as they work on various cases and the way they tackle their struggles. Members generally use behavioral analysis to investigate crimes and to find perpetrators.

Criminal minds seasons are created and produced by Jeff Davis.

The show first hit American televisions on September 22, 2005. Season 1 ran for 22 episodes that concluded on May 10, 2006. Viewers loved the show. Every year it releases 1 season from 2006 onward.

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Criminal minds season 16

Following its popularity, showrunners streamed 15 seasons. Each season consists of 20 to 24 episodes, but Season 15 comprised only 10 episodes because of the covid 19 pandemics it ran from January 8, 2020, to February 19, 2020. Till now, It comprises of total 323 episodes. Now people are inquisitive to watch the brand new season of Criminal mind.

So Here you will get to know everything about the release date plot cast of criminal mind season 16.

Announcement of Criminal Minds Revival

Miracles do happen even in such gloomy times. So many tv shows that got canceled or delayed due to the covid 19 pandemic are coming back live.

Just a year after concluding Criminal minds season 15, Paramount+ has officially announced the revival of the Criminal minds tv series for the 16th season.

In addition to this, Paramount+ has also announced the launch of a new true-crime series The Real Criminal Minds. it’s really good news for all the people who love the Criminal minds series.Criminal minds season 16

The Storyline of the Criminal Minds Season 16

The specialty of the criminal minds has often been the cases in a weekly format that always manages to keep their viewers hooked. So it is possible that writers will follow their old way to keep their viewers pinned. The new season will consist of fewer episodes than previous seasons so writers will try to focus on big cases.

After the finale of the show premiered production members mentioned that the writers wanted to conclude this show big but season 15 comprised only ten episodes so the writers cut down the several scenes. We can expect those scenes in the new season.

The Cast of the Criminal Minds season 16

It`s already been a year since the Criminal minds season 15 ended and there is a very high probability that all the cast members of season 15 moved to their new projects. But as it has been announced that the new season will be the continuation of the prior one, the production house must be trying hard to pitch as many as the original characters they can have.

The following are the characters of season 15 which will likely return in season 16-

  • Joe Mantegna as David Rossi, the Senior Supervisory Special Agent of the Behavioral Analysis Unit.
  • Matthew Gray Gubler as Spencer Reid, the youngest and brightest member of the Behavioral Analysis Unit.
  • A.J. Cook as Jennifer Jareau, a liaison with the media and local police agencies of the team.
  • Kirsten Vangsness as Penelope Garcia, technical analyst of the team.
  • Paget Brewster as Emily Prentiss, a special agent, and unit chief.
  • Aisha Tyler as forensic psychologist Tara Lewis.
  • Adam Rodriguez as Luke Alvez, a former agent on the FBI Fugitive Task Force.
  • Daniel Henney plays Matt Simons.Criminal Minds season 16

Where to Watch the Criminal Minds Season 16

  • you can watch Amazon Prime Video, and also you can watch it on Disney+, but you have to follow the proper step to watch on Disney+
  • Hulu offers only three seasons namely season 13, 14, and 15.

you can watch The Criminal Minds series on the different online streaming websites and enjoy the show.

IMDB Ratings of the Criminal Minds Season 16

Viewers loved the criminal minds series and it got a decent IMDB Rating of 8.1 out of 10.


The Criminal minds is a famous American TV series with a lot of thrillers and chillers. The different storylines and the cast of the show attract the fans. A little bit of sociological and psychological background being interjected to the general public to get a clutch on criminal profiling. The series has also been nominated for several prestigious honors and has clinched some of them. If you have not watched this series yet, give it a try.

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