The cast of Criminal Minds headed back to the studio to begin filming season 8 of the hit CBS drama. The cast was photographed by Vernon Cheek, who posted them to his twitter account. He tweeted with the following with the headline picture:
"The ladies for season 8 of Criminal Minds including newest cast member Jeanne Tripplehorn who will play Alex Blake."
Pictured in this gallery is Jeanne Tripplehorn, A.J. Cook, Kristen Vagsness, Shemar Moore, Matthew Gray Gubler and Joe Mantegna. Mantegna also tweeted a picture that showed the cast and crew celebrating the birthday of Kreisten Vagsness during the table read. It's so much cooler when you find out that the cast of your favorite shows actually get a long with and like each other.