Rizzoli & Isles Final Season

Rizzoli & Isles: Yvette Nicole Brown Set for Final-Season Guest Stint

Rizzoli & Isles is giving Yvette Nicole Brown its stamp of approval, casting the Odd Couple actress as a “brash and blustery” U.S. Postal Inspector, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Brown’s character CJ Prescott, who possesses an over-the-top passion for her job, will turn up during the TNT drama’s upcoming seventh and final season. As of now she’s scheduled to appear in one episode.

The ubiquitous Community vet recently shot a guest stint on CBS’ The Young and the Restless. She’s also a semi-regular fixture on AMC’s Walking Dead post-show The Talking Dead.

Rizzoli & Isles’ farewell season will consist of 13 episodes and premiere this summer. In announcing the show’s end date back in January, TNT president Kevin Reilly said that stars Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander “have had a really satisfying experience” working on the series, adding. “I don’t know that they wouldn’t do anymore, but they felt very comfortable that it’s had a good run. Everyone said, ‘Let’s go out and finish 13 great ones and call it a day.’”

Rizzoli & Isles will close out its current sixth season on March 15.

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  1. Luis says:

    Love her so much

  2. ds says:

    I will miss R&I, it is one of my all time favorite shows. Wish they would do more of them.

  3. Marsha says:

    show has actually become very boring and predictable. Surprise me. Is the New ME as Kind as he seems or is he actually related to the season 1&2 serial killer that Jane and Maura put away, who has come for revengt!!! now that would be interesting.

  4. Joey Padron says:

    Happy Yvette is getting more TV roles! She’s a good and funny actress!

  5. Louie Vanuti says:

    Kevin Riley is to programming genius as Wyle E. Coyote is to a Roadrunner trapper…

  6. Boiler says:

    Nothing like cancelling most popular show. Reilly taking down TNT too

  7. Bobby Shelton says:

    Going off too soon !

  8. Joyce Allen says:

    I love this series . Please
    Extend it. Angie is so great . Love all the characters so NOT want this to end . If it does I want the ladies workout and diet routine so I can lol as great as they do!!!

  9. Laura C says:

    I love R&I, will miss ALL the characters, been watching the show since Day One. Thanks a lot (not) TNT/Reilly- way to ruin a GREAT thing. Kudos to all the actors/actresses who MADE this show. This is like losing family.

  10. Kim says:

    I hate to see such an awesome show ending!!!! TNT is wrong!!!

  11. Carol llod says:

    I love rizzolli and isles, I cried when I found out about it ending, been watching it from the beginning, collected the DVDs, will miss them all, love the show, make more seasons, please

  12. Linda Lyons says:

    Why do all the great shows end and the really dumb ones keep on going.

  13. Big Nana says:

    I’ll miss the whole setup BUT it’s better to go out on the HIGH note. Love R&I

  14. Sally Curcio says:

    Rizzoli and isles is a great show. I can’t believe your canceling it. What a shame.

  15. Brenda says:

    Wow! This is/was a fabulous show. TNT needs to keep this & get rid of some of those other nonsense making, ridiculous shows. Sorry to see R & I leave as I was a dedicated viewer. Rizzoli was a kick-butt kinda woman while Isles was a true fashion diva which made them a great team! I wish TNT would reconsider. I’m also upset with TNT canceling my other show “Dallas”!

  16. Bette Rice says:

    Quit canceling the good shows for garbage please

  17. Shireen Dalvi says:

    NO NO NO! !! PLSE DO NOT END SHOW. Wy oh why. I loved this show. Extend it TNT.

  18. Gena says:

    Very very disappointed ! Like no one would notice same actor as ME and her new love interest frm Quantico … U all could not find an actor !! Omg was such a good show! How terrible to end wth this crap — seriously

  19. Gena says:

    Very very disappointed ! Like no one would notice same actor as ME and her new love interest frm Quantico … U all could not find an actor !! Omg was such a good show! How terrible to end wth this– seriously

  20. Carolyn says:

    What are Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander planning on doing after Rizzoli and Isles end?

  21. Sheila Murrell says:

    Will really miss this show. Too bad it will no longer air!