In the spirit of Thanksgiving, there are many things we feel grateful for right now. But before we delve into the typical holiday turkey legs, numerous tasty side dishes, and awkward family comparisons, we’d first like to celebrate Woman Crush Wednesday by expressing our sincere thanks to the amazing actresses who lead the way in your favorite streaming movies and shows. now. This week we are talking about a wonderful woman who has been delivering delightful, varied and engaging entertainment on screens large and small for nearly thirty years and who we hope to see continue to do so for many years to come. So without further ado, surrender for your WCW, the brilliant Paget Brewster!
WHO’S THAT GIRL: Paget Brewster
WHY WE ARE CRUSHED: Brewster has been taking it for a long time Criminal minds role of FBI Supervising Special Agent Emily Prentiss in the brand new Paramount+ Original title Criminal Minds: Evolution, which will premiere on the platform this Thursday, November 24th. The detective series features both new and familiar faces as it follows the FBI’s elite Behavior Analysis Unit (BAU) as they face their biggest threat yet: a network of serial killers built during the COVID-19 pandemic . As the world reopens after the worst of the virus, the deadly crime network begins racking up offline casualties across the globe, forcing our ace to hunt down the killers and find out who is orchestrating this deadly endeavor and why.
Besides Brewster, Criminal Minds: Evolution features Joe Mantegna, AJ Cook, Kirsten Vangsness, Aisha Tyler, Adam Rodriguez and Zach Gilford, so be sure to watch their amazing work in this exciting new series as it drops this week, only on Paramount+.
WHERE HAVE YOU ALREADY SEEN IT: Brewster’s professional screen career began in 1993 when he took on a variety of roles in sketch comedy series Strange America. Just a few years later, she was already taking her career to the next level with work in the 1997 TV comedy World on a string1998 drama film Let’s talk about sexand the beloved sitcom Friendsin which she played the recurring guest role of Kathy from 1997 to 1998. From there, she quickly began racking up credits on TV shows like Godzilla: The Series, Love and money, The problem with normal, He snorts, Two men and a half, Harvey Birdman, attorneyAnd American father!as well as in films such as the 2000 adventure comedy The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle2000 superhero comedy The Specials2002 comedy Now you know2004 comedy-drama Praise2005 crime comedy Man of the houseand the 2006 Christmas comedy unaccompanied minors.
In 2006, Brewster began playing the role for which she is best known, as Emily Prentiss on the CBS police procedural crime drama series Criminal minds, making her even more of a household name. That exposure then opened the door for roles in shows like Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, King of the Hill, Modern family, History of drunkenness, Community, Key and peel, Adventure time, Kroll show, Not noAnd Family Guyand in films such as the 2012 superhero animation Batman: The Dark Knight ReturnsSuperheroes animation of 2015 Justice League: gods and monsterscomedies of 2015 uncle nick And Welcome to HappinessSuperheroes animation of 2017 Batman and Harley Quinnand the 2017 drama Axis.
More recently, you may have seen Brewster on TV shows Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders, Duck Tales, Mom, BoJack Horseman, Hollywood, Behind the attraction, Bird girl, Tuca & BertieAnd How I met your fatherand in films like the 2018 thriller The Witch Files and the 2022 drama thriller Hypochondriac. Clearly, Brewster is an immense talent and hard worker who has built an astounding filmography over the course of her acting career, and we can’t wait to see all that she continues to create and accomplish in the future!
WHERE YOU CAN SEE IT: While we’re currently unsure of what’s next for Brewster role-wise, you can keep up with the star’s latest by following her now. Chirping and Instagram. Be sure to follow her to express your thanks to this week’s world class WCW, Paget Brewster!