Backstrom - Season 1, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes

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Crime series about the troubled but brilliant Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom, who returns from exile to run a special-crimes unit in Portland, begins with the investigation into a college student's suicide, which may actually have been a homicide. Later, Backstrom bangs head with his doctor, who promises to fail him on his physical if he doesn't start making better dietary choices.


Rainn Wilson
as Det. Lt. Everett Backstrom, Everett Backstrom
Genevieve Angelson
as Det. Nicole Gravely, Nicole Gravely
Page Kennedy
as Frank Moto, Off. Frank Moto
Beatrice Rosen
as Nadia Chickikov, Nadia Paquet
Kristoffer Polaha
as Peter Niedermayer, Sgt. Peter Niedermayer
Dennis Haysbert
as Det. Sgt. John Almond, John Almond
Thomas Dekker
as Gregory Valentine
Inga Cadranel
as Chief Anna Cervantes
Rizwan Manji
as Dr. Deb Chaman
Evan Jones
as Gene Visser
Tiffany Hines
as Cassandra
Jarod Joseph
as Charles Turner
Keenan Tracey
as Toby Percival
Kyle Secor
as Sen. Tobias Percival
Gerard Plunkett
as Leyland Eaton
Samantha Ferris
as Rebecca Forrester
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