Articles for Cold Case Season 5

The highly-anticipated new season of Cold Case is finally here. Detective Lilly Rush and the rest of the squad will be re-opening yet another unsolved case in the episode called “Thrill Kill,” which airs tonight at 9pm ET/PT on CBS. But apart from its chilling yet uplifting storylines, another thing to watch out for is the premiere episode‘s soundtrack which will feature the songs of the Grammy Award-winning seminal grunge band, Nirvana. Created by Meredith Stiehm, Cold Case is a series that follows a police division as they investigate old and unsolved crimes.  Set in the city of Philadelphia, the show stars Kathryn Morris (Detective Lilly Rush), Danny Pino (Det. Scotty Valens), John Finn (Lt. John Stillman), Thom Barry (Det. Will Jeffries), Jeremy Ratchford (Det. Nick Vera), and Tracie Thomas (Det. Kat Miller). Read on to find out what‘s in store for season 5. Read more »
Cold Case is back with its fifth season, airing Sunday nights at 9 on CBS.  For its latest offering, cast and crew recently returned to their Philadelphia stomping grounds for production of several sequences for the crime drama. When last season came to a close, Detective Lilly Rush, played by Kathryn Morris, was fighting for her life, after being gunned down.  Ahead of that the investigator with a chip on her shoulder had just lost her alcoholic mother. Read more »
Detective Lilly Rush of CBS‘ Cold Case was on the receiving end of some devastating blows last season that even Kathryn Morris, the actress who plays her, has begun to grow concerned over just how she will carry on. “Lilly‘s been a little overly angst ridden -- I‘ve been worried about her myself,” Morris told  “I really felt like I needed to take Lilly Rush out for a girls‘ night or go to the movies, try to set her up on a blind date, something for God sakes.  I told the writers, ‘Look, I‘m worried. Lilly, she‘s just going to off herself.  I just know it.‘" Read more »
After four years, the cast and crew of Cold Case remain keen and optimistic about what the future may hold for this CBS drama.  Part of the excitement is due to the fact that the hour-long police procedural drama will soon trample onto its 100th episode in just a few weeks.  Marking the milestone is the episode entitled “World‘s End,” which is scheduled to air on Sunday, November 4. Kathryn Morris, who plays the lead character, Detective Lilly Rush, celebrated Cold Case‘s 100th episode with a bash two weeks ago, along with the rest of the cast and crew of the series.  Read more »
Cold Case, the forensic drama about a police division that specializes in investigating old and unsolved crimes, recently caught the attention of the Culture & Media Institute, which claims that a particular episode of the CBS series offensively portrayed Christians. The conservative group, which aims “to advance, preserve, and help restore America‘s culture, character, traditional values, and morals against the assault of the liberal media," even described the episode entitled “That Woman,” which aired on September 30, as “a ham-handed attempt to influence this fall‘s congressional debate on abstinence education programs.” Read more »
Cold Case returns tonight with a thrilling episode that taps on exploitation and the relationship of two brothers in the episode entitled “Wunderkind.”  Guest starring on the police procedural drama is Zane Copeland, who is best known as rapper Lil‘ Zane. Read on to find out what‘s in store on tonight‘s episode of Cold Case. Read more »
Kate Purdy only started working as a writer for CBS‘ Cold Case this year, but this has not stopped her from joining the show‘s writing veterans on the picket lines for the ongoing writers‘ strike.  In fact, she‘s currently serving as a strike captain, organizing a group of 50 picketers each day. At the root of the strike, Purdy said, is the “huge impact” of the world wide web.  "We‘re asking for 2.5 cents on every dollar they make from revenues resulting from shows being downloaded on the Internet,” she explained, adding that the “unfortunate thing is we can‘t even get the CEOs to negotiate or listen to any of our proposals.  They seem to be hoping we‘ll cave without them having to give anything." Read more »
For nearly two decades, Jerry Douglas has established himself a niche in the fictional city of Genoa as patriarch John Abbott on the daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless.  On Sunday, December 9, however, the 75-year-old actor will be shifting his gears to primetime as he makes a guest appearance in an episode of Cold Case.  Read more »
As the 2007-2008 television continues, the number of new episodes for several television shows is rapidly dwindling.  In the case of CBS‘ Cold Case, only 13 episodes were completed before the strike began, and last Sunday‘s broadcast was already the 12th in the season.  This means that show fans only have one more new episode to look forward to in the coming weeks. Cold Case‘s remaining pre-strike episode is called “Spiders.”  For those who want a sneak peek into the upcoming installment, read on for some mild spoilers. Read more »
Last week‘s episode of Cold Case marked the return of the CBS police procedural drama after a month of absence on the airwaves.  When Lilly and the team returned for work at Philadelphia Police Department, they tried to solve the mystery involving a popular deaf teen who went missing in 2006 as they discover a substantial splatter of the boy‘s blood in a storage room at the high school for the deaf he attended.Tonight, Lilly and the rest of detectives will embark on yet another cold case.  Read on to find out what‘s in store for the episode “The Road." Read more »