Final episodes of "The Closer" will lead into a spin-off series "Major Crimes," set in the LAPD and built around Mary McDonnell's character Captain Raydor.
Last Episode04x23 Hindsight (5) Aired: Mar. 14, 2016
The threads of seven murders are tied together; the field of suspects is narrowed to three; Mark Hickman confronts the truth about his past; …
- Captain Sharon Raydor
- Detective Amy Sykes
- Detective Lt. Louie Provenza
- Detective Lt. Michael Tao
- Rusty Beck
Series Fun Facts
- A spin-off of the popular show _"The Closer"(2005)_, most of the original cast made the transfer to the new show.
- With an audience of nearly 7 million viewers on average, first-season ratings were the highest ever recorded for a new show on cable.
- Because of the show's popularity and continuing positive ratings, season 4 was extended to 23 episodes - 4 more than any previous season. (Season 1 had just 10 episodes, and seasons 2 and 3…
[show]Because of the show's popularity and continuing positive ratings, season 4 was extended to 23 episodes - 4 more than any previous season. (Season 1 had just 10 episodes, and seasons 2 and 3 had 19 episodes each.) Besides, creator James Duff revealed on an interview that the extra episodes were given because TNT didn't have much programming for mid-February, so they asked Duff to create a five-episode arc.