The Friday night lights alum is joined by his wife Kiele Sanchez in Restarting Paramount + Criminal minds, which returned with two new episodes on November 24. And while this may be news for fans of the couple, Gilford exclusively revealed to E! News that he, too, was surprised by the casting during production.
“I was actually going to work,” he exclusively told E! New. “I was literally kissing my wife goodbye and she looked at her phone and said, ‘Oh, I just got an offer to play your wife on Criminal minds.'”
For the new installment of Criminal mindsGilford plays Elias Voit, “an operations analyst for a global cybersecurity company who has a dark side and an obsession with death”, as described by the streamer. And, in the final moments of episode two, it was revealed that The clearings The actress plays Elias’ unsuspecting wife.