East New York tonight “Going Commando”
When a prisoner serving a life sentence escapes, the 7-4 teams up with the U.S. Marshals to track down the convict before he finds the cop who put him away: Deputy Inspector Regina Haywood. Also, Officer Quinlan struggles with her living situation.
From executive producers of “NYPD Blue,” East New York stars Amanda Warren as Deputy Inspector Regina Haywood, the newly promoted boss of the 74th Precinct in East New York – a working-class neighborhood on the edge of Brooklyn in the midst of social upheaval. With family ties to the area, Haywood is determined to deploy creative methods to protect her beloved community with the help of her officers and detectives. But first, she has the daunting task of getting them on board, as some are skeptical of her promotion, and others resist her methods of leadership.
“East New York ” stars Amanda Warren (Deputy Inspector Regina Haywood), Jimmy Smits (Chief John Suarez), Ruben Santiago-Hudson (Officer Marvin Sandeford), Kevin Rankin (Detective Tommy Killian), Richard Kind (Captain Stan Yenko), Elizabeth Rodriguez (Detective Crystal Morales), Olivia Luccardi (Officer Brandy Quinlan), Lavel Schley (Officer Andre Bentley).
The series was created by Michael Sloan and Richard Lindheim