CBS Drama Will Lose Two Cast Members TVLine

A popular CBS drama series is about to lose two of its original cast members. reports that toward the end of its sixth season, "The Mentalist" will bid farewell to Amanda Righetti and Owain Yeoman.

"The departures of colleagues and sometime lovers Van Pelt and Rigsby will likely tie into this fall’s unmasking of Red John, a six-year-old mystery whose resolution is poised to set the show on a new course," the story reports.

Series creator Bruno Heller would "neither confirm nor deny" the report of the departures, but noted that the program is entering its "most dramatic and game-changing season, and anything can happen.”


Amanda Righetti