Are all the rumours of greetings aired nowadays about the release of the 2008 drama TV series, The Mentalist Season 8 true? Is the series finally making a comeback after a long gap of 7 freakin’ years? Can we expect Patrick Jane to be back on the job as a CBI consultant?
In this article, you will learn everything you need to know regarding the Mentalist season 8 tu!
All About The Mentalist Season 8!
The Mentalist is an American police procedural, mystery, drama, crime drama, thriller, and action TV series. The show was first released on September 23, 2008, and ran till February 18, 2015. A total of 151 episodes in 7 complete seasons, have been broadcasted on CBS.
Created by Bruno Heller, the series follows the life of Patrick Jane, a CBI consultant. It stars Simon Baker, Robin Tunney, Tim Kang, Owain Yeoman, Amanda Righetti, Rockmond Dunbar, Emily Swallow, Joe Adler, and Josie Loren in lead roles.
The Mentalist is produced by Charlie Goldstein (2008–10), Ken Woodruff (2010–14), Simon Baker (2012–15), Erika Green Swafford (2012–14), Michael Weiss (2012–14), Matthew Carlisle (2010–15), and Alex Berger (2014–15).
The production companies behind the everlasting series are Primrose Hill Productions and Warner Bros. Television.
Is The Mentalist Season 8 Confirmed?
The series, so far, is not confirmed by the CBS Network. Additionally, during a chit chat with Washington, Simon Baker said, “because the character has been through such an enormous tragedy, no one cannot be anything but sympathetic towards him”.
Adding further he said, “the character is full of self-loathing and very self-deprecating, there is a distinct lack of preservation and he has nothing left to live for except revenge and his own way of justice.”
After witnessing these things, now it’s difficult to pass any firm judgement about the upcoming instalment. All we can do for now is wait for the production to announce any official confirmation.
The Mentalist Season 8 Release Date?
Over the years, the series has created a huge fandom throughout the world. Each and every fan of ‘The Mentality’ is waiting for the emotional story of Patrick Jane solving psychic murders and crimes.
However, in 2014, the CBS network made it clear that there will be no Season 8 for The Mentalist. Thus, there’s no release date for season 8.
The Mentalist Season 8 Cast?
Though the series has officially been cancelled by the makers, it’s of no use to predict the cast. But, if in case it happens, we might expect these below-listed cast members to be seen again!
- Simon Baker as Patrick Jane
- Robin Tunney as Teresa Lisbon
- Tim Kang as Kimball Cho
- Owain Yeoman as Wayne Rigsby
- Amanda Righetti as Grace Van Pelt
- Rockmond Dunbar as Dennis Abbott
- Emily Swallow as Kim Fischer
- Joe Adler as Jason Wylie
- Josie Loren as Michelle Vega
The Mentalist Season 8 Ratings
The Mentalist on Rotten Tomatoes scored an audience approval rating of 88%, while on IMDb it gained 8.2 out of 10 ratings. Overall, the series is considered a semi-hit!
Where To Watch The Mentalist Season 8!
You can stream The Mentalist from season 1 to season 7 on Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV, HBO Max, Vudu, and The Roku Channel.
The Mentalist Season 8 Trailer
There will be no official trailer of Mentalist Season 8 in future. CBS network 2014 has announced that season 7 would be the last season of the series. Let’s hope for the best now. Meanwhile, you may watch the season 1-7 trailers. Cheers!