The Player (NBC) “L.A. Takedown” Episode 3

The Player (NBC)

The NBC new tv show The Player “L.A. Takedown” Episode 3 airs Thursday, Oct 8 2015 on NBC (10-11 p.m. ET). In tonight’s episode, Alex (Philip Winchester) enlists a friend to investigate Ginny’s murder even further, but Mr. Johnson (Wesley Snipes) intervenes. Meanwhile, Kane and Cassandra (Charity Wakefield) head to the city of angels to stop a sniper from executing a drug cartel’s plan for revenge.

Detective Brown (Damon Gupton) assists the FBI in an investigation regarding missing ex-special ops in Vegas. Adrian Bellani, Dustin Ybarra, Kadee Strickland, Mackenzie Astin and Fiona Dourif also guest star.

Show Summary: From the executive producers of “The Blacklist” comes the action-packed Las Vegas-set thriller “The Player.” The series co-stars Wesley Snipes as a pit boss and Charity Wakefield as the dealer for a high-stakes game where an organization of wealthy individuals gamble on the ability of former military operative turned security expert Philip Winchester (“Strike Back,” “Fringe”) to stop some of the biggest crimes imaginable from playing out. Can he take them down from the inside and get revenge for the death of his wife, or is it true what they say: The house always wins.