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Criminal Minds Exclusive: Camryn Manheim Booked for Two-Part Season 9 Premiere

Criminal Minds Casts Camryn Manheim Ghost Whisperer vet Camryn Manheim is heading back to CBS this fall via Criminal Minds, TVLine has learned exclusively.

The actress — whose tube credits also include ABC’s The Practice and, more recently, NBC’s Harry’s Law — will play the mother of an UnSub in the procedural’s two-part Season 9 premiere.

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Manheim’s character is very protective and watchful over her son, whom she knows has some serious emotional problems (killing women who look like his ex-girlfriend, among them).

Rumor has it mom is carrying around some deep, dark family secrets of her own.

Minds kicks off Season 9 on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 9/8c.