Rizzoli and Isles premiered Monday night on TNT, co-starring RMG client Lee Thompson Young, alongside Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander. The premiere drew 7.6 million viewers, according to several sources including Deadline (http://www.deadline.com/2010/07/ratings-rat-race-tnts-rizzoli-isles-poised-to-open-strong/) and Hollywood Insider (http://hollywoodinsider.ew.com/2010/07/13/rizzoli-isles-posts-best-ever-debut-for-an-ad-supported-cable-show/).
A Boston homicide detective and a medical examiner prove that the combination of law and science is perfect for solving crime. The script was written by Janet Tamaro.
Young plays Rizzoli’s new partner, Detective Barry Frost – who tends to get a little nauseous around crime scenes. Tomboy Detective Jane Rizzoli as Harmon and swanky Maura Isles as Alexander. Cast also includes Bruce McGill, Jordan Bridges and Billy Burke.
RMG client Donnie Wahlberg will appear in two episodes as Lieutenant Grant.
To read up on Rizzoli and Isles, visit (http://www.tnt.tv/series/rizzoliandisles ). Don’t miss new episodes on Monday nights at 10/9c.