Cable’s No. 1 crime drama is back for Season 5. That’s right, “Rizzoli & Isles,” which finished Season 4 on a high note ratings-wise, airs tonight at 9 on TNT. The last show of Season 4 airs at 8 p.m.
Jane Rizzoli, played by Angie Harmon, tries to hide her pregnancy from her nosy mother, while Maura Isles, played by Sasha Alexander, deals with the fallout from kissing Frankie Rizzoli (played by Jordan Bridges) in the Season 5 opener. They deal with their personal problems while also investigating the murder of a jogger.
This season also look for the cast to address the death of Lee Thompson Young, who died from an apparent suicide last August. He played Det. Barry Frost.
Here is a quiz about the show and its stars that include Bruce McGill at Det. Vince Korsak and Lorraine Bracco as Angela Rizzoli.
1. What city does the series take place?
2. Bracco received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for which movie?
3. Which actor had a recurring role as Jack Dalton on the TV series “MacGyver?”
4. Who played Nick Potter on the TV series “Conviction?”
5. Harmon appeared as Lindsay Boxer on which short-lived murder mystery TV series?
6. Alexander appeared as Gretchen Witter on which TV series?
Answers: 1. Boston. 2. “Goodfellas” (1990). 3. McGill. 4. Bridges. 6. “Women’s Murder Club.” 7. “Dawson’s Creek.”