The season premiere date for BODY OF PROOF Season 3 has been moved to 19 February.
THE DEPARTED – Megan Hunt’s ex-cop investigator guy, Peter Dunlop (Nicholas Bishop) who was left bleeding from a stab wound at the end of last season, will not be back for season 3 of BODY OF PROOF. Neither will Detective Bud Morris (the tall bald guy, played by John Carroll Lynch), or Detective Samantha Baker (Sonja Sohn) who has likewise been banished.
THE NEWLY ARRIVED – Detective Tommy Sullivan (Mark Valley), a past love interest of Megan, has transferred to Philadelphia to win her back. He will be joined by another new detective in town, Adam Lucas (Elyes Gabel), who joined the force as a rebellion against his father, an important defense attorney. And sometime in Season 3, which will be only 13 episodes in length, there will be a new police chief, played by Lorraine Toussaint.
Dana Delany and Mark Valley worked together on the short-lived series PASADENA in 2001. Toussaint portrayed Dr. Mary Rocket back in 1992 in the TV crime drama BODIES OF EVIDENCE. You many have seen Mark Valley as Brad Chase on BOSTON LEGAL, and Elyes Gabel as Rakharo on GAME OF THRONES.
The First 9 Episodes with guest stars:
#1 Abduction Part 1 has a character labeled only as “Mormon Dad”, played by soap actor Marshall Hilliard. a serial killer whose victims are young war veterans calls Megan to let her know he is holding her daughter Lacey hostage.
#2 Abduction Part 2 – guest star Annie Wersching, whose first TV role was as Liana in episode #20 of STAR TREK: ENTERPRISE.
#3 Breakout – with Kenneth Mitchell (star of the 2013 sci-fi film TASMANIAN DEVIL) as Robert Riley.
#4Mob Mentality has Chet Grissom (who played Detective David Clark and investigated Faith’s disappearance in episodes #73 & 74 of Buffy the Vammpire Slayer)
#5 Lost Souls will deal with demonic possession, and will guest star Tim DeKay (Peter Burke in WHITE COLLAR).
#7 Eye For an Eye guest stars Henry Ian Cusick (Desmond Hume on LOST).
#8 Skin and Bones has Jeffry Arendt as Ethan Gross. Arendt was the voice of Charles “Upchuck” Ruttheimer III in 21 episodes of DARIA in 2001.
#9 Doubting Tommy with Richard Burgi (Karl Mayer in 46 eps of DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES) as Judge Morgan (Kate Murphy’s new love interest).
Kate Murphy (Jeri Ryan) will run for Congress.
Other rumoured guest stars are: Jenny Lin, Michael Nouri, and Sarah Jane Morris.
The last new episode of BODY OF PROOF aired 10 April 2012, 315 days prior to the 19 February 2013 Season 3 Premiere.
The campaign has already begin to convince ABC to renew BODY OF PROOF for a Season 4.