After taking on the likes of Nicholas Brody, you’d think Homeland‘s Zuleikha Robinson could handle anything. But Patrick Jane actually may get the better of her on this Sunday’s The Mentalist (CBS, 10/9c) — and we’ve got your exclusive first look at their introduction.
As TVLine first reported, Robinson will visit the procedural as Sonia Kidd, a brilliant scientist specializing in the biological roots of murder. After her top student is killed, Kidd finds herself in a bird-themed battle of the brains with the always accurate human-behavior consultant — and she’s most certainly not going to back down from the challenge.
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