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The Closer: The Big Bang

After a man is murdered while taking pictures of the stars from his balcony, the squad suspects the crime is somehow connected to the woman with whom he was having an affair. But their investigation is hindered by a missing murder weapon, as well as the difficult adjustment of moving into a new office.

Source: TNT

Episode Info  

Episode number: 6x1
Airdate: Monday July 12th, 2010

Alternate Airdates:

NL (Net 5) Mar 05, 2011
UK (MORE4) Sep 22, 2011

Special Guest Stars
Gil GarcettiGil Garcetti
As Edward J. Thompson

Guest Stars
David Burke (1)David Burke (1)
As Mr. Murdock
Hedy BurressHedy Burress
As Melaine Rider
Natasha Gregson WagnerNatasha Gregson Wagner
As Cherie Walker
Patrick St. EspritPatrick St. Esprit
As Caleb Walker
Main Cast
Kyra SedgwickKyra Sedgwick
As Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson
J.K. SimmonsJ.K. Simmons
As Assistant Chief Will Pope
Corey ReynoldsCorey Reynolds
As Detective Sgt. David Gabriel
Robert GossettRobert Gossett
As Commander Russell Taylor
G.W. BaileyG.W. Bailey
As Detective Lt. Louie Provenza
Anthony John DenisonAnthony John Denison
As Detective Lt. Andy Flynn
Michael Paul ChanMichael Paul Chan
As Detective Lt. Michael Tao
Raymond CruzRaymond Cruz
As Detective Julio Sanchez
Phillip P. KeenePhillip P. Keene
As Buzz Watson
Jon TenneyJon Tenney
As FBI Agent Fritz Howard


The scene opens with a helicopter finding a man on some wires outside a house and police enter the scene with guns drawn. They alarm a woman who is in bed naked. They move to the roof and are instructed to simply secure the area and wait for further instructions. Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson arrives on scene and tells Detective David Gabriel that the firemen need to quickly remove the victim, Steven Beebe as quickly as possible. Detective Julio Sanchez tells how the bullet wounds entered and how the scene took place. He tells where Steven landed and how. In the bedroom, Johnson interviews Cherie Walker and she finds out that she and Steven were having an affair. Meanwhile the body of Steven is being lowered to the ground and Johnson is trying to distract Cherie. She tells that Steven wanted to show her something on the roof and says that she can see her house from the building and that Steven wanted to show that he could have her look at her house upside down...

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorJames Duff
Executive ProducerRick Wallace  |  Kyra Sedgwick  |  Greer Shephard  |  Michael M. Robin  |  James Duff
Co-Executive ProducerAdam Belanoff  |  Steven Kane
ProducerLeo Geter  |  Duppy Demetrius  |  Michael Alaimo  |  Mike Berchem  |  Andrew J. Sacks  |  Sheelin Choksey  |  Ronnie Chong
Consulting ProducerGil Garcetti
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