A character guide for CBS’ “The Equalizer.” Included is information about characters and noteworthy information about the series.
Please Note: This content contains pertinent spoilers, descriptions are updated as new information is presented, images changed as better ones are captured, and this is not an exhaustive list of every cast member, guest star, or reoccurring role.
The Equalizer Directory
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|Created or Developed By||Michael Sloan, Richard Lindheim|
After a mission that went horribly wrong, former CIA operative Robyn McCall decided to call it quits and spend more time at home with her family. However, after stumbling onto
Groups & Organizations
- 37 Blackbird (1.1): A group of ex-special forces soldiers for hire – some with war crimes on their record.
Notable Locations & Items
Other Noteworthy Information
Robyn was a troubled kid growing up who was given an ultimatum: Either you will go to jail or join the army. Robyn chose the army and eventually worked her way into the CIA. There she’d handled various sensitive missions, which made her quite the asset. However, in the process of saving the world, under the guise she was working for a charitable non-profit, she sacrificed her relationship with her daughter.
This is why, decades after joining the military and after a botched mission, she decides to quit to do more local work and rebuild her relationship with her kid.
- Introduced In Season 1 Episode 1 “The Equalizer”
- Nickname (1.2): In Kandahar she was called Almaedil, which translates to “The Equalizer”
Quotes & Gifs
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