Jon Tenney on Returning to Major Crimes Behind the Camera

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Jon Tenney talks about returning to Major Crimes to direct in a new interview with TV Guide. “I don’t kid myself: I initially got the shot because I’ve been working for many, many years with these people and they were being very supportive,” Tenney says in the behind-the-scenes video below. “I felt really good when they let me do it again because it was like, ‘OK, I didn’t completely screw it up.’”

Check out the video below for Jon and his Major Crimes costars discussing what it’s like working with an actor’s director.

Jon Tenney Returns to Major Crimes

jon directs jon lqFritz Howard is returning to Major Crimes.

TVLine is reporting that Jon Tenney will be returning to direct episode 15 of the second season of Major Crimes, and will also be returning to the show in front of the camera for episode 16.

Both episodes are set to air in December. Major Crimes returns from hiatus on November 25th.


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Major Crimes star Mary McDonnell reunited with her former Battlestar Galactica castmates at Galacticon III in Houston, TX this past weekend,  where she posed for photos and signed autographs to benefit Moore Tornado Relief, Sinte Gleska University and Everett Stage School.
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- In a new interview with, Mary McDonnell talks about Major Crimes, how Sharon Raydor has influenced her politics, as well as her new presence on social media, including an upcoming Reddit IAmA (“Ask Me Anything”) on June 2nd at 4pm EST.

- The LA Times is reporting that despite his role on the upcoming TNT drama King and Maxwell,Jon Tenney is expected to continue to return as FBI Agent Fritz Howard in Season 2 of Major Crimes. Tenney is also slated to direct during the season.

- As a lead up to the season premiere on June 10th, TNT will be re-airing the latter part of Season One of Major Crimes, starting with “The Shame Game” on June 4th, “Dismissed with Prejudice” on June 5th, “Cheaters Never Prosper” on June 6th, and “Long Shot” on June 7th, all at 12am/11pm central.