Are the new episodes of Blue Bloods Season 13 premiering sooner than you anticipated? Continue reading for more.
Ever since the premiere of the fifth episode, “Homefront,” on November 4, 2022, viewers have been curious to know when the show will return to the network after this break. Especially if you remember what Anthony said in the episode, quote, “We’ve been trying to get Poppa for months, and you think you can just waltz in here and crack the case in two days?” This dialogue alone implies and demonstrates that the upcoming season’s episode will be more exciting than ever!
Which fans have been patiently waiting and intrigued, like others, to know how the show will proceed further? If you are one of them, then you’ve come to the right place, as we’ve compiled all the information you’ll need to get a head start on the next episodes. Sadly, the fans have to wait a few hours more, as no new episodes of Blue Bloods Season 13 are airing tonight. But don’t worry! Here is everything we know so far about the brand-new episode, which is all set to resume airing this weekend on CBS.
Blue Bloods Season 13: When will new episodes begin airing on CBS?
The series will return to premiere its remaining episodes starting on November 18, 2022, with its sixth episode simply titled “On Dangerous Ground,” at the same time scheduled every Friday at 10/9c on CBS, and later it will be available to stream on Paramount Plus. The runtime of each episode is approximately 42 to 44 minutes, just like the prior seasons.
In the meantime, we suggest viewers watch the prior episodes in case the viewers haven’t been able to stream the new season yet. The official social media handle of the show also urges you to tune in and watch the season, quoting, “Be selective with your battles – sometimes peace is better than being right. Watch the latest episode of #BlueBloods now on @ParamountPlus.” Take a look at the official post below:
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Blue Bloods Season 13: What to expect in the upcoming episodes
Episode 6: On Dangerous Ground: November 18, 2022: The episode is directed by Ralph Hemecker and written by Jack Ciapciak. The official synopsis of the episode states, “Danny and Jamie clash over a gang-related shooting; Erin and Anthony search for answers when a lawyer in their office jeopardizes a case involving Erin’s nephew; Frank grows concerned when he’s not invited to speak at a policing forum.” Take a look at the official clip from the episode below. In addition to this, the release dates of the seventh and eighth episodes, titled “Heroes,” and “Poetic Justice,” have also been revealed as December 2, 2022, and December 9, 2022, respectively.
Blue Bloods Season 13: Who is returning back for the new episodes?
The main cast members of the series who are returning for the new episodes are Tom Selleck as NYPD Police Commissioner Francis “Frank” Reagan, Donnie Wahlberg as Detective 1st Grade Daniel “Danny” Reagan, Bridget Moynahan as ADA Erin Reagan, Will Estes as Sergeant Jamison “Jamie” Reagan, Len Cariou as Henry Reagan, Marisa Ramirez as Detective 1st Grade Maria Baez, and Vanessa Ray as Officer Edit “Eddie” Janko-Reagan. The thirteenth season of Blue Bloods is created by Robin Green and Mitchell Burgess. The show is produced by CBS Studios; the series is executive produced by Kevin Wade, Ian Biederman, Brian Burns, Siobhan Byrne-O’Connor, Dan Truly, and Selleck.
Blue Bloods Season 13: Take a look at some exclusive stills from the sixth episode
Blue Bloods Season 13: A quick recap of the season so far
The channel has not yet revealed the season’s exact plotlines, but the available episode descriptions are enough to give you the full image of the season, which will help you understand the plot much better. Here’s what we know about Blue Bloods Season 13 episodes thus far if you haven’t been able to catch up with the episodes.
Episode 1: Keeping the Faith – October 7, 2022: The episode is directed by Alex Zakrzewski and written by Siobhan Byrne O’Connor & Kevin Wade. It was viewed by an estimated 6.40 million US viewers. According to the official synopsis, “Eddie and Jamie deal with a domestic violence case associated with an investigation led by Danny and Baez; Frank and his friend go on a mission to avail themselves to an unfiltered look at the city; Erin is presented with a surprising offer.”
Episode 2: First Blush – October 14, 2022: The episode is directed by Alex Zakrzewski, and the teleplay is written by Brian Burns, with the story written by Brian Burns and James Nuciforo. It was viewed by an estimated 6.06 million US viewers. According to the official synopsis, “Frank announces he will not endorse Erin’s run for district attorney; Danny and Baez investigate a bloody crime scene at a hotel; Jamie begins a new job as a field intelligence sergeant that requires him to keep secrets from his family.”
Episode 3: Ghosted – October 21, 2022: The episode is directed by Jackeline Tejada, and the teleplay is written by Daniel Truly, with the story written by Daniel Truly and Ashley Zazzarino. It was viewed by an estimated 5.91 million US viewers. According to the official synopsis, “Danny and Baez investigate after a vicious attack leaves their mutual friend, Maggie Gibson, hospitalized; Frank and the team debate the appropriate memorial protocol for a former police commissioner with a questionable professional legacy.”
Episode 4: Life During Wartime – October 28, 2022: The episode is directed by Doug Aarniokoski and written by Ian Biederman. It was viewed by an estimated 5.68 million US viewers. According to the official synopsis, “Danny and Baez investigate a series of violent robberies targeting luxury timepieces; Erin is conflicted about criminally charging a potentially innocent man; Frank is forced to reopen a case in which the officer involved was acquitted.”
Episode 5: Homefront – November 4, 2022: The episode is directed by Alex Zakrzewski and written by Kevin Riley. It was viewed by an estimated 6.09 million US viewers. According to the official synopsis, “Frank launches an investigation after the Reagan family is harassed; Danny and Baez form an unlikely partnership with an informant in order to prevent a murder; Eddie lands in hot water after she defies a direct order.”
Blue Bloods Season 13: Where to stream the new season?
When available to stream Blue Bloods Season 13 along with all the previous seasons will be available to stream on CBS’s official website with other streaming platforms like FuboTV, Paramount+, and Hulu Plus, according to the viewer’s preference based on the number of membership plans to choose from. You can also stream Blue Bloods by renting or purchasing on iTunes, Amazon Instant Video, Google Play, and Vudu. The series is also available for free on Pluto or CBS, based on the viewer’s location.
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Blue Bloods Official Synopsis
The official synopsis of Blue Bloods states, “Tom Selleck stars as Frank Reagan, the New York Police Commissioner, and patriarch of the Reagan clan, a multigenerational family of cops. Frank’s oldest son is Danny, a seasoned detective and Iraqi War veteran who occasionally uses dubious tactics to solve cases. Daughter Erin, the lone female, is an assistant district attorney. Fresh out of Harvard Law, Jamie is the youngest member and “golden boy” of the family. Jamie gave up a lucrative future in law to continue the family’s tradition in police work, and is asked to participate in a secretive investigation that even his father does not know about.”
Catch up on previous episodes while you wait for Blue Bloods Season 13 to resume premiering new episodes on CBS this Friday, November 18, 2022.